[tex-k] ChkTeX build test failure

Jindrich Novy jnovy at redhat.com
Wed May 19 16:10:10 CEST 2010

Hi Peter,

On Tue, May 18, 2010 at 04:12:43PM +0200, Peter Breitenlohner wrote:
> On Tue, 18 May 2010, Jindrich Novy wrote:
> >build log suggests to post the build failure results to this list so
> >I'm doing so. FYI, it was first broken May 9th.
> Hi Jindrich,
> that is probably because before 2010-05-10 9:49:37 UTC chktex was not
> automatically built and you probably haven't configured with
> '--enable-chktex'.

Everything builds fine as expected when I disabled chtex via

> >Link to full log is here:
> >http://jnovy.fedorapeople.org/texlive/buildlog-texlive
> This looks as if the test output `chktest' is real bad.
> What is your gcc version?
$ gcc --version
gcc (GCC) 4.4.4 20100503 (Red Hat 4.4.4-2)

> Could you please:
> (1) run 'make -k check' in the top-level build directory, i.e.,
> /home/jnovy/rpm/BUILD/texlive-2010/source/work and see if any more tests
> fail.

Full log is here: http://jnovy.fedorapeople.org/texlive/buildlog-test

> (2) try to build without CFLAGS and CXXFLAGS in the environment, but instead
> use CC='gcc -m64' CXX='g++ -m64' as configure arguments.  I think there are some
> components that don't properly honor CFLAGS and CXXFLAGS.

This breaks libicu build.


Jindrich Novy <jnovy at redhat.com>   http://people.redhat.com/jnovy/

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