[Snort-devel] Installation problem

Steven Sturges steve.sturges at ...402...
Mon Jun 12 09:16:25 EDT 2006


You need to run

	libtooolize --automake --copy

prior to running the aclocal command.

We'll add a mention of this to the doc/INSTALL.

Cheers.
-steve

skif2 at ...2882... wrote:
> Fedora Core release 5 (Bordeaux), but I got this error on another 7 different
> OSs.
> Strange problem during installation:
> ---------------------------------------------
> [root at ...2883... src]# tar xzf snort-2.6.0.tar.gz
> [root at ...2883... src]# cd snort-2.6.0
> [root at ...2883... snort-2.6.0]# aclocal -I m4
> configure.in:170: warning: underquoted definition of SN_CHECK_DECL
>   run info '(automake)Extending aclocal'
>   or see http://sources.redhat.com/automake/automake.html#Extending-aclocal
> configure.in:203: warning: underquoted definition of SN_CHECK_DECLS
> configure.in:303: warning: underquoted definition of FAIL_MESSAGE
> [root at ...2883... snort-2.6.0]# autoheader
> [root at ...2883... snort-2.6.0]# automake --add-missing --copy
> src/dynamic-examples/dynamic-preprocessor/Makefile.am:8: Libtool library used
> but `LIBTOOL' is undefined
> src/dynamic-examples/dynamic-preprocessor/Makefile.am:8:
> src/dynamic-examples/dynamic-preprocessor/Makefile.am:8: The usual way to define
> `LIBTOOL' is to add `AC_PROG_LIBTOOL'
> ...
> src/dynamic-preprocessors/smtp/Makefile.am:8:
> src/dynamic-preprocessors/smtp/Makefile.am:8: The usual way to define `LIBTOOL'
> is to add `AC_PROG_LIBTOOL'
> src/dynamic-preprocessors/smtp/Makefile.am:8: to `configure.in' and run
> `aclocal' and `autoconf' again.
> [root at ...2883... snort-2.6.0]# autoconf
> configure.in:19: error: possibly undefined macro: AC_PROG_LIBTOOL
>       If this token and others are legitimate, please use m4_pattern_allow.
>       See the Autoconf documentation.
> [root at ...2883... snort-2.6.0]#
> -------------------------------------------
> Where is bug? Can you help?
> 
> Thank you.
> Roj.
> 
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