[Scribus] Errors building from CVS

Craig H. Anderson craig
Sat Nov 1 05:18:43 CET 2003

I have not been able to build from CVS.  This is on a Debian
system.  Some notes follow. 

Fri Oct 31 18:20:57 MST 2003
CVSROOT=:pserver:anoncvs at ahnews.music.salford.ac.uk:/usr/local/cvsroot
cvs login # when it asks for a password, press return
cvs -z3 co Scribus
cd Scribus
make -f Makefile.dist  # see errors below
make  # see errors below 

================== output from make -f Makefile.dist
This Makefile is only for the CVS repository
This will be deleted before making the distribution 

*** Creating acinclude.m4
!!! If you get recursion errors from autoconf, it is advisable to set the
   environment variable M4 to something including "--nesting-limit=500"
*** Creating aclocal.m4
*** Creating configure
*** Creating config.h template
*** Creating Makefile templates
scribus/Makefile.am:131: invalid unused variable name: `AM_LDFLAGS'
scribus/libabout/Makefile.am:15: invalid unused variable name: `AM_LDFLAGS'
scribus/libprefs/Makefile.am:15: invalid unused variable name: `AM_LDFLAGS'
scribus/plugins/libchar/Makefile.am:16: invalid unused variable name: 
scribus/plugins/svgexplugin/Makefile.am:5: invalid unused variable name: 
scribus/plugins/svgimplugin/Makefile.am:5: invalid unused variable name: 
scribus/plugins/printpreview/Makefile.am:16: invalid unused variable name: 
scribus/plugins/scriptplugin/Makefile.am:11: invalid unused variable name: 
scribus/libpostscript/Makefile.am:23: invalid unused variable name: 
scribus/libpdf/Makefile.am:24: invalid unused variable name: `AM_LDFLAGS' 

============================ Output from make
cd . && autoheader
make  all-recursive
make[1]: Entering directory `/home/craig/src/Scribus'
Making all in scribus
make[2]: Entering directory `/home/craig/src/Scribus/scribus'
Making all in icons
make[3]: Entering directory `/home/craig/src/Scribus/scribus/icons'
make[3]: Nothing to be done for `all'.
make[3]: Leaving directory `/home/craig/src/Scribus/scribus/icons'
Making all in libabout
make[3]: Entering directory `/home/craig/src/Scribus/scribus/libabout'
/bin/sh ../../libtool --mode=compile g++ -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I. -I../.. 
 -I/usr/include/freetype2 -I/usr/include/qt -I/usr/X11R6/include  
 -DQT_THREAD_SUPPORT  -D_REENTRANT  -O2 -fno-exceptions -fno-check-new -c 
mkdir .libs
g++ -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I. -I../.. -I/usr/include/freetype2 
 -I/usr/include/qt -I/usr/X11R6/include -DQT_THREAD_SUPPORT -D_REENTRANT -O2 
 -fno-exceptions -fno-check-new -Wp,-MD,.deps/about.pp -c about.cpp  -fPIC 
 -DPIC -o .libs/about.o
about.cpp:2:21: about.moc: No such file or directory
make[3]: *** [about.lo] Error 1
make[3]: Leaving directory `/home/craig/src/Scribus/scribus/libabout'
make[2]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
make[2]: Leaving directory `/home/craig/src/Scribus/scribus'
make[1]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/craig/src/Scribus'
make: *** [all-recursive-am] Error 2 

output of dpkg -l
||/ Name              Version           Description
ii  libqt3-mt-dev     3.2.1-6           Qt development files (Threaded)
ii  gcc-3.3           3.3.2-1           The GNU C compiler
ii  autoconf          2.57-11           automatic configure script builder
ii  m4                1.4-17            a macro processing language
ii  make              3.80-4            The GNU version of the "make" 
ii  automake          1.4-p4-1.1        A tool for generating GNU 
Standards-compliant Make 

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