[GRASS-user] configure problem

Glynn Clements glynn at gclements.plus.com
Thu Aug 14 00:11:03 EDT 2008

William L. Baker wrote:

> This should be easy, but I can't figure it out. On Open SUSE 11.0, which 
> has a bash shell, ./configure works fine with all kinds of packages 
> (e.g., gdal, geos), but in grass 6.3, I just typed ./configure, and 
> here's the error message:
> ./configure: /bin/sh M: bad interpreter: no such file or directory

My guess is that the configure script has DOS CR-LF line endings, so
the shebang line is actually:


where ^M is a CR character, which will be treated as part of the
interpreter name.

How did you obtain the source code?

Glynn Clements <glynn at gclements.plus.com>

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