[Ardour-Users] 2.8.x compilation error

John Rigg au at jrigg.co.uk
Fri Mar 23 13:13:19 PDT 2012

On Fri, Mar 23, 2012 at 06:17:40PM +0000, John Rigg wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 23, 2012 at 05:44:39PM +0100, Dragan Noveski wrote:
> > is this not a problem:
> >
> > chmod: cannot access `libtool': No such file or directory
> >
> > perhaps the libtool is not installed on your system.
> >
> > apt-get build-dep ardour
> >
> > is perhaps you friend.
> libtool is installed, but it looks like scons can't find it.
> I strongly suspect that this is something to do with the way
> /lib and /lib64 are arranged on Debian testing, in preparation for
> multi-arch. I've run into problems before with this, but not this
> particular one.
> Unfortunately I've rendered the system unbootable messing around
> with lib symlinks to try and duplicate the old Debian 5 layout
> (on which ardour-2.8.11 compiles fine). Back to square one on this
> box :-(

Managed to rescue the system from a netinst CD. If I find out the
reason for the libtool problem I'll post it, but this looks like a
good time to switch to ardour3 on this system. Sorry for the noise.


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