[gnutls-devel] [gnutls-help] gnutls 3.4.2

Andreas Metzler ametzler at bebt.de
Wed Jun 17 19:55:21 CEST 2015

On 2015-06-17 Jim Ballantine <j.ballantine at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,

> I just tried to build the lastest gnutls and it failed with:
> checking for NETTLE... Unknown keyword 'URL' in
> '/usr/local/add-on/nettle/lib/pkgconfig/nettle.pc'
> no
> configure: error:
>   ***
>   *** Libnettle 3.1 was not found.

> nettle was a stand install, any thoughts on what is wrong and how to fix it?


looks like your pkg-config installation is ancient and fails to parse
the URL directive in '/usr/local/add-on/nettle/lib/pkgconfig/nettle.pc'
What does "pkg-config  --version" say?

As a hotfix you could probably just remove the offending line.

cu Andreas

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