He must have win32 libraries installed under linux (Ug). Try configuring
At 01:16 AM 4/24/01 -0500, Gordon Sadler wrote:
On Mon, Apr 23, 2001 at 04:00:29PM -0500, Stephen Dickey wrote:
> From: Stephen Dickey <stephendickey(a)finchcms.edu>
> Subject: configure panic
> To: xemacs-beta(a)xemacs.org
> I am having a problem similar to something I saw on this
> *** PANIC *** The C compiler can no longer build working executables.
> *** PANIC *** Please examine the tail of config.log for runtime errors.
> *** PANIC *** The most likely reason for this problem is that configure
> *** PANIC *** links with shared libraries, but those libraries cannot be
> *** PANIC *** found at run time.
> *** PANIC ***
> *** PANIC *** On a Linux system, edit /etc/ld.so.conf and re-run ldconfig.
> *** PANIC *** On other systems, try telling configure where to find the
> *** PANIC *** shared libraries using the --site-runtime-libraries option
> *** PANIC ***
> *** PANIC *** Another way to shoot yourself in the foot is to specify
> *** PANIC *** --with-FEATURE when FEATURE is not actually installed
> *** PANIC *** on your system. Don't do that.
> this is on a linux from scratch system which deffinately has ncurses
> and does not have termcap. I'm not sure when this broke but everything
> building fine a couple of weeks ago.
> here is what seems to be the relevant portion of config.log:
> configure:13267: checking for TTY-related features
> configure:13283: checking for tgetent in -lncurses
> configure:13299: gcc -o conftest -g -O3 -Wall -Wno-switch -Winline
> -Wmissing-prototypes -Wshadow
> -L/usr/X11R6/lib conftest.c -lncurses -lXmu -lXt -lXext -lX11 -lSM
> -lICE -lm -lshell32 -lgdi32 -luser32 -lcomdlg32 -lcomctl32
> -lc -lgcc /usr/lib/crtn.o 1>&5
> /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lwinspool
Here's the problem ^^^^^^^^^^^, it cannot find winspool so it assumes
you don't have ncurses...
Definitely a win32 type problem so I can't offer much else.
<SNIP long configure.log>