[GRASS-dev] Trunk fails at configure phase on Ubuntu 18.04

Markus Neteler neteler at osgeo.org
Wed Aug 15 13:19:56 PDT 2018

On Wed, Aug 15, 2018 at 11:39 AM Maris Nartiss <maris.gis at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello folks,
> I just updated my Ubuntu box from previous LTS to new LTS (18.04).
> When I try to configure a fresh trunk checkout, it fails to pass
> configure phase:
> ./configure --enable-debug --with-nls --with-cxx --with-bzlib
> --with-liblas --with-freetype
> --with-freetype-includes=/usr/include/freetype2 --with-X11
> --with-wxwidgets --with-python --with-sqlite --with-geos --with-blas
> --with-openmp --with-lapack --with-pdal --with-zstd
> configure: error: freetype: invalid package name

That's strange. I recently updated the Dockerfile in trunk to use
18.04 and it works smoothly:


Perhaps compare to your install procedure?


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