bootstrap script on solaris

Ralf Corsepius corsepiu at
Sat Feb 23 05:10:32 UTC 2002

Am Fre, 2002-02-22 um 19.17 schrieb paule at
> Hi All,
> The bootstrap script doesn't seem to like my Solaris 8 
> box, it generates lots of errors about undefined macros 
> like:
> configure:2843: error: possibly undefined macro: AS_FOR_TARGET
> configure:1524: error: possibly undefined macro: AC_PROG_CC_WORKS
> Has anyone else had this problem; is this a RTEMS setup
> problem or a system tools problem? (I have Oarcorp's 4.5.0 
> GNU tools with autoconf 2.52 and automake 1.4)
This can't work:

For 4.5.x you'll need autoconf-2.13 + automake-1.4

For snapshots, you'll need autoconf-2.52 + automake-1.5

> Specifically what I did was unpack RTEMS, run bootstrap -c,
> then run bootstrap all in the tree. (I ran the clean because I'm 
> trying to get my BSP under automake, although I hadn't
> added it yet.)
> Thanks for any tips, suggestions, suspicions (etc. )
Building under Solaris is supposed to work, but definitely has not be
tested as much as under other systems. I expect you to encounter further
bugs, but would be appreciate bug-reports if you meet any.


More information about the users mailing list