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From Don Koch <dk...@tivoli.com>
Subject config/4820: ApacheJServ-1.0 configure breaks when run under hp's default sh, sh-posix
Date Wed, 04 Aug 1999 17:07:19 GMT

>Number:         4820
>Category:       config
>Synopsis:       ApacheJServ-1.0 configure breaks when run under hp's default sh, sh-posix
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    apache
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   apache
>Arrival-Date:   Wed Aug  4 10:10:00 PDT 1999
>Last-Modified:
>Originator:     dkoch@tivoli.com
>Organization:
apache
>Release:        1.3.6
>Environment:
HP-UX nimitz B.10.20 A 9000/859 1441553301 two-user license
gcc --version   2.7.1 snapshot 951024
>Description:
I'm building ApacheJServ-1.0 on HPUX 10.20 and ran into
the following problem that seems to be due to /usr/bin/sh
which is the POSIX.2-conformant command shell.
The problem does not occur if I use /usr/old/bin/sh
which is the "standard" Bourne shell.

Line 839 of configure 
missing_dir=`cd $ac_aux_dir && pwd`
results in
missing_dir=/usr/local/ApacheJServ-1.0/src/scripts/build/unix
/usr/local/ApacheJServ-1.0/src/scripts/build/unix
but should be 
missing_dir=/usr/local/ApacheJServ-1.0/src/scripts/build/unix
This is because cd in the posix sh prints the path.
If I change line 839 to 
missing_dir=`cd $ac_aux_dir > /dev/null 2>&1 && pwd`
the problem is fixed.  Alternatively I could
put /usr/old/bin before /usr/bin in my path to
get the old bourne shell.
>How-To-Repeat:
run configure on hpux 10.20 with /usr/bin in PATH ahead of /usr/old/bin
>Fix:
If I change line 839 of configure to 
missing_dir=`cd $ac_aux_dir > /dev/null 2>&1 && pwd`
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