"Source directory already configured" error when running configure.

Chris Johns chrisj at rtems.org
Wed Mar 16 21:24:50 UTC 2016

On 17/03/2016 03:16, Travis Wheatley wrote:
> I have, of course, manually traversed my build tree and run "make
> distclean" in pretty much every directory along the way without success.
> Hoping y'all might be able to clue me in as to the offending directory.
> Following is the last stanza of the failed configure operation.

The auto'stuff configure process in RTEMS is a strange thing. The split 
phases can have issues. I tend to clean and reconfigure and because I do 
it so often I use this script ...


It may need hacking to work locally for you. I dump it in ~/bin.

Also try adding --enable-maintainer-mode if you are playing with the 


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