Config.status on OS X

Lars Hecking
Fri Jun 15 11:10:01 2001

> >Okay, I installed the latest version of sed that I could find (this
> >seems to be 3.02 from 1998) and after installing it here are the new
> >errors that I get:
> I'm pretty sure that sed is not the issue here. As far as I can tell OS X's
> version of sed works just fine. Here's the real problem (all this is about
> 1.0.5, but I guess it's identical in 1.0.6):
Are you sure that the correct sed gets picked up, i.e. the path settings are correct (and, if this is a C shell, rehash was run)?
> The line
> missing_dir=`cd $ac_aux_dir && pwd`
> from doesn't work under Mac OS X.
Why not? Where exactly does it fail?
> Anyway,
> missing_dir=`cd $ac_aux_dir`
> works just fine.
This, OTOH, won't work anywhere else!