On Mon, Feb 19, 2018 at 02:26:36PM +0000, Chris Clayton wrote:
> Thanks, Ken.
> With this patch applied, ImageMagick-6.9.9-34 fails to build here. I get
> messages about not knowing how to make
> pkgconfig .pc files. For example:
> No rule to make target 'magick/ImageMagick.pc', needed by 'all-am'
> It's because the patch does not fully fix up the various instances of
Thanks for the report. Are you sure that was the -2 patch ?
I'm not sure quite what happenned when I created the -1, a full
manual build seemed to work (but probably didn't get all the pc
files correct) so I put it in and gave it a go near the end of my
fresh 8.2 build. At that point my scripted build failed because
some of the patch did not apply.
With my -2 version, I've just come back to that machine and I can't
find any messages like that in the log. My log of what got
installed shows the following pkgconfig files:
> I've generated a new patch and
> successfully built 6.9.9-34 (and -35) with it. Because the various
> Makefile.am files are changed by the new patch, I run
> "autoreconf -fi" after applying the patch and that causes configure to be
> regenerated. Consequently, I haven't included
> any changes to configure in my patch.
Yeah, I've been here a long while - we used to prefer to not have to
rerun autofoo. Thinking back, the first objective of getting the
original working patch was to ensure that everything got changed -
and that meant looking at those files, rather than what is used to
BUT: you say there is a -35 release: that is bad news for me (I was
looking at IM git and seeing a lot of fixes for fuzzing), I had
begun to assume the process might be ongoing for a while. Oh well,
after asking and not getting a reply, I suppose that putting
7.0.7-22 and 6.9.9-34 into the book has provoked the release.
I'll give your patch a go with -35.
For anybody playing along at home - the -22 and -34 versions have
now been removed from the main site, should probably be treated as
Truth, in front of her huge walk-in wardrobe, selected black leather
boots with stiletto heels for such a barefaced truth.
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