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Bug #27849 configure craps out on trivial syntax error
Submitted: 2004-04-03 00:09 UTC Modified: 2004-04-03 12:15 UTC
From: douzzer at mega dot nu Assigned: derick
Status: Closed Package: Compile Failure
PHP Version: 5.0.0RC1 OS: FreeBSD
Private report: No CVE-ID:
 [2004-04-03 00:09 UTC] douzzer at mega dot nu
line #47725 of configure script as distributed in 5.0.0RC1:

  if test "$ext_shared" = "no" || ! test -e $ext_builddir/"; then

this blows up on FreeBSD (though note that I'm running a 4.0 userspace for complicated reasons).

the fix is to change

  || ! test


  -o !

That done, I got 5.0.0RC1 up and running and behaving itself.  phpbb2.0.8/mysql4.x is my only app at present, but it's a pretty good workout I figure.


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 [2004-04-03 06:13 UTC]
You should have this same problem with PHP 4.3.6RC1 as the code is the same there. Can you please verify that? I've fixes ready for both versions but I'd like you to confirm that it is broken with 4.3.6RC1 too.
 [2004-04-03 12:03 UTC] douzzer at mega dot nu
I'll do ya one better.  I knew I remembered having to fix this once
before, and here's where:

+* diff --context=3 ~/src/web/php/php-4.3.5/configure~ ~/src/web/php/php-4.3.5/configure
*** /homes/douzzer/src/web/php/php-4.3.5/configure~     Thu Mar 25 09:03:34 2004
--- /homes/douzzer/src/web/php/php-4.3.5/configure      Mon Mar 29 00:25:55 2004
*** 47424,47430 ****
!   if test "$ext_shared" = "no" || ! test -e "$ext_builddir/"; then
--- 47424,47430 ----
!   if test "$ext_shared" = "no" -o ! -e "$ext_builddir/"; then
 [2004-04-03 12:07 UTC] douzzer at mega dot nu
Oh, and: the problem does <i>not</i> exist in 4.3.4 configure.  It was introduced in 4.3.5.
 [2004-04-03 12:15 UTC]
This bug has been fixed in CVS.

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