[GRASS-dev] error ./configuring trunk

William Kyngesburye woklist at kyngchaos.com
Tue Sep 8 17:53:52 EDT 2009

I removed the BSD option and reworked the sed commands.  Sorry for the  

On Sep 8, 2009, at 4:03 PM, William Kyngesburye wrote:

> Oops, I think it's the OSX arch options I added this weekend - they  
> use the -E sed flag that's in BSD sed, but maybe not in GNU sed?  I  
> wasn't sure if I should (or how) to only check those parts on OSX  
> (it does NOT have anything to do with the OSX app option).  Or is  
> there an equivalent -E option that works in GNU and BSD?
> Is it OK to check the $system var in configure.in, when it's  
> something that's created by an autocof macro?  Or is there an AC  
> macro that can do something based on the system?
> On Sep 8, 2009, at 3:49 PM, Hamish wrote:
>> Hi,
>> with latest svn when I try to ./configure trunk I get a whole pile of
>> sed usage errors:
>> checking whether to use Python... yes
>> checking for python-config... /usr/bin/python2.5-config
>> checking for Python.h... yes
>> sed: invalid option -- E
>> Usage: sed [OPTION]... {script-only-if-no-other-script} [input- 
>> file]...

William Kyngesburye <kyngchaos*at*kyngchaos*dot*com>

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