After takin' a swig o' grog, GreyCloud belched out
this bit o' wisdom:
> Say Chris, have you ever had any luck using xmkmf and then make on third
> party software source?
> I've tried to get a very simple program to compile thru make after xmkmf
> on three different oses.
> Each stopped at MSimpleProgramTarget(progname) complaining about missing
> This is inside the Makefile and the Imakefile has it there as well. The
> references on line say
> that a missing tab character is the fault... but if I tab the line at
> fault, a new error comes up on that
> same line. This does it in os x, Solaris and Linux.
Never tried that setup, and though its a "virtual" package in Debian, I
can't find that executable, and it seems to be pretty old (1998).
What are you trying to build?
O, it is excellent
To have a giant's strength; but it is tyrannous
To use it like a giant.
-- Shakespeare, "Measure for Measure", II, 2