[luatex] Problem building 0.50.0 (and trunk)

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Thu Jan 7 12:02:24 CET 2010

Hi Manuel,

Manuel Pégourié-Gonnard wrote:
> Hi,
> My last attempt to build the current trunk, as well as 0.50.0, failed. Surely
> this is a problem with my local configuration, but I used to be able to build
> luatex successfully on this machine. Below is the end of the output from
> build.sh, and I attach config.log in case it may contain clues.

This typically means that your shell is /bin/dash or some other shell
that does not understand += notation for variables.


  export CONFIG_SHELL=/bin/bash

before running the build should fix it (this is a known problem with
the configure script that I import from TeXLive)

Best wishes,

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