[vlc-devel] [PATCH] configure.ac: use absolute path for protoc

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Mon Jul 13 16:13:49 CEST 2020

Le maanantaina 13. heinäkuuta 2020, 13.57.54 EEST Alexandre Janniaux a écrit :
> When compiling for iOS, protoc is usually found in PATH but PATH is
> defined by the build script, which mean only `protoc` will be stored in
> the PROTOC variable. When recompiling using `make`, the PATH is not
> defined anymore and it will fail running the command.

That sounds like a bug in the calling code. You're pretty obviously not 
supposed to change the environment between configure and make.

And PATH is just a part of that.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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