[Spread-users] Final call for CVS testing

Daniel Rall dlr at finemaltcoding.com
Tue Sep 24 15:06:20 EDT 2002

Theo Schlossnagle <jesus at omniti.com> writes:

> On Monday, September 23, 2002, at 08:14 , Daniel Rall wrote:
> > I've had reports from a member of my QA group that his Linux box
> > (RedHat 7.2) was unable to compile Spread due to a failure to locate
> > yacc.  Apparently, he has bison (a GNU replacement for yacc)
> > installed, but does not have a yacc binary.  I haven't yet had a
> > chance to confirm this, but if Theo has a chance to take a look, I'd
> > be happy to have this developer try any suggested autoconf changes.
> autoconf should find bison fine.  Make sure bison is in your path.
> But bison is actually preferred of yacc -- as flex is preferred over
> lex.

Okay, thanks Theo.  Sounds like he just had local problems, but I'll
see if he can reproduce with the latest just in case.

- Dan

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