[Dovecot] 2.2.4 + metadata plugin: autoconf failed

Christian Wiese christian.wiese at securepoint.de
Mon Jul 22 16:37:22 EEST 2013

I guess you had to call 'autogen.sh' anyway so maybe you could also try
to simply remove the first line of 'configure.ac'.

This obviously defines the minimal version of autoconf and who knows if
that is really needed ;)


On Mon, 22 Jul 2013 15:31:11 +0200
Christian Wiese <christian.wiese at securepoint.de> wrote:

> Hi Andreas,
> it would be helpful to provide the error message(s).
> Meanwhile you can try to call the 'autogen.sh' script which is shipped
> with the sources of the metadata-plugin before running 'configure'.
> This will try to regenerate all the autotools related files using your
> installed version.
> Cheers,
> Chris
> On Mon, 22 Jul 2013 14:56:20 +0200
> Andreas Schulze <andreas.schulze at datev.de> wrote:
> > Hello,
> > 
> > I can compile metadata plugin using debian squeeze + wheezy.
> > But build on suse enterprise server 9,10 and 11 failed.
> > 
> > The metadata plugin require autoconf-2.65 which i too new.
> > On the other side I can build the dovecot-2.2.4 and pigeonhole-0.4.0
> > plugin without problems: dovecot require autoconf-2.59 and
> > pigeonhole does not require any specific autoconf version.
> > 
> > I asked the authors of the plugin for support but got no response.
> > Maybe somebody could review the plugin.
> > 
> > Thanks
> > Andreas
> > 

Kind regards,
Mit freundlichen Grüßen,
Christian Wiese

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