im.pidgin.pidgin.2.2.2: a2e1b03a3abfc0b313efd0ad91addac919f420b0

lschiere at lschiere at
Sun Oct 21 01:16:51 EDT 2007

Revision: a2e1b03a3abfc0b313efd0ad91addac919f420b0
Ancestor: c767864e41a603b557c13e184104b9abaddb7613
Author: lschiere at
Date: 2007-10-21T04:30:45
Branch: im.pidgin.pidgin.2.2.2

Modified files:


applied changes from ef97aa9259d77504bb07c2dff5ec0750d498e847
             through eaca7bcddbde5dc407ddc81c557e7722cca3e35d

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@@ -142,13 +142,21 @@ dnl AM_GLIB_GNU_GETTEXT found it.
 dnl If we don't have msgfmt, then po/ is going to fail -- ensure that
 dnl AM_GLIB_GNU_GETTEXT found it.
-if test x$MSGFMT = xno
+if test x$MSGFMT = xno -o x$MSGFMT$GMSGFMT = x
 The msgfmt command is required to build libpurple.  If it is installed
 on your system, ensure that it is in your path.  If it is not, install
 GNU gettext to continue.
+If you have msgfmt installed, but for some reason this error message
+is still displayed, you have encountered what appears to be a bug in
+third-party configure macros.  Try setting the MSGFMT environment
+variable to the absolute path to your msgfmt binary and trying
+configure again, like this:
+MSGFMT=/path/to/msgfmt ./configure ...

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