pkg-config problem

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at
Fri Sep 3 10:34:15 PDT 2010

Ken Moffat wrote:
>  Now that I'm updating my desktop packages, I've got one where I
> need to run autoreconf after patching, and that blows up with
> error: possibly undefined macro: AS_MESSAGE_LOG_FDdnl
>  This is caused by underquoting in pkg.m4, but only apparent with
> autoconf-0.66 and later.  I've put a patch from upstream to fix
> pkg-config in patches/ : any objections to adding it before 6.7 ?

Do you mean autoconf-2.66 and later?

I think we can do this with a sed instead of a patch.  There are only 
two lines changed and they only insert a [].

   -- Bruce

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