make check in automake fails.

Stephen Grant Brown sg_brown at
Thu Jan 22 21:04:36 EST 2009

Hi All,

I am using Windows XP to build guncash via

It fails.

I then in msys

$ cd /c/soft/tmp/automake-1.10.2

GNUCash at ELSHADAI /c/soft/tmp/automake-1.10.2
$ make check
Making check in lib
make[1]: Entering directory `/c/soft/tmp/automake-1.10.2/lib'
Making check in Automake
make[2]: Entering directory `/c/soft/tmp/automake-1.10.2/lib/Automake'
Making check in tests
make[3]: Entering directory `/c/soft/tmp/automake-1.10.2/lib/Automake/tests'
make  check-TESTS
make[4]: Entering directory `/c/soft/tmp/automake-1.10.2/lib/Automake/tests'


make  check-TESTS
make[2]: Entering directory `/c/soft/tmp/automake-1.10.2/tests'
FAIL: aclibobj.test
make[2]: *** [check-TESTS] Interrupt
make[1]: *** [check-am] Interrupt
make: *** [check-recursive] Error 1

GNUCash at ELSHADAI /c/soft/tmp/automake-1.10.2

Could this cause to fail to compile gnucash?

Yours Sincerely Stephen Grant Brown

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