[vlc-devel] FTBFS: contribs requiring newer gettext and autopoint

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Sun Aug 7 11:24:39 CEST 2016

Le lauantaina 6. elokuuta 2016, 18.38.52 EEST Sean McGovern a écrit :
> Hi,
> Without building gettext manually somewhere (previously
> contrib/<triplet>/bin,

It´s still there.

> which is now not recommended to be part of PATH),

It was never recommended for cross-compiled contribs, as the cross-compiled 
gettext binaries in-there wouldn´t run on the build system anyway.

> several contribs now fail to build as the version of gettext and autopoint
> shipped in for example Ubuntu 14.04 is too old (0.18.3).

Neither the installation path of contrib' s gettext, nor the PATH settings 
within the contrib build system have changed of late.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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