[LLVMdev] Problem building the LLVM sample project

John Criswell criswell at cs.uiuc.edu
Mon Apr 4 08:57:45 PDT 2011

On 4/4/11 9:25 AM, Pablo Barrio wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm starting a new project and I'm having some trouble with the LLVM
> configure+Makefile system.
> When I type "./configure" in the sample project, it seems to work.
> However, after going down to the autoconf dir and typing
> "./AutoRegen.sh", when I go back to the project main dir and type
> "./configure" again, I get the following error:
> configure: error: cannot find install-sh, install.sh, or shtool in
> ../../../autoconf "."/../../../autoconf

I recall having this problem with SAFECode and Poolalloc.  I would model 
your configure.ac and AutoRegen.sh after theirs since theirs is actually 
used while the sample project tends to get ignored.

Directions for getting SAFECode/Poolalloc from SVN are at 

-- John T.

> I have gone through the LLVM Makefile docs, but can't figure out what
> the error is. I didn't change any file by hand, just autoregenerated
> them! I'm using autoconf 2.67 and aclocal 1.11.1 which, according to the
> LLVM site, meet the minimum requirements. Any ideas?
> Thanks in advance,

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