Makefile change to fix my location compilation issue

Colin Davis e1ven at
Tue Jul 8 06:44:40 CEST 2014

Thank you for taking a look at this. 
I apologize for the delay in replying - I had since changed my OS, and needed to swap back to get you the logs.

I had been using the git master branch - Both for GnuPG as well as the libraries.
When running this now, I'm using the currently git master.

I’m using automake 1.11.6 - I installed this version since the new version does not work without workarounds.
I’m using autoconf 2.69 

The full build log, including GPG as well as the supporting libraries is at
I executed the script with “set -x”, so it would echo each command (and all their flags)

The config.log is at

The build log after applying the patch is

I'm sure I'm doing something foolish, but I'd appreciate any thoughts.

On Jun 17, 2014, at 6:10 AM, Werner Koch <wk at> wrote:

> Hi!
> On Mon, 26 May 2014 09:28, e1ven at said:
>> -t_common_ldadd = libcommon.a ../gl/libgnu.a \
>> +t_common_ldadd = libcommon.a libcommon_a-init.o ../gl/libgnu.a \
> That smells like a missing ranlib call.  However, automake generated
> makefiles call ranlib.
> What version of GnupG are you using.  Do you use the GIT versions?
> Which automake, autoconf in that case?
> Can you please send the respective part of the compile log and
> config.log ?  My apologies in advance if you already sent it and I lost
> track of it.
> Salam-Shalom,
>   Werner
> -- 
> Die Gedanken sind frei.  Ausnahmen regelt ein Bundesgesetz.

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