CVS Problem

Benjamin Cutler ua at
Sat Aug 27 06:40:44 CDT 2005

Andrew Neil Ramage wrote:

> After downloading the new CVS, I hit the following problem after
> running './configure':
> config.status: error: cannot find input file: dlls/mciavi32/
> andrew at apollo:~/Download/Software/wine> make
> make[1]: Entering directory `/home/andrew/Download/Software/wine/libs'
> Makefile is older than ../configure, please rerun ../configure
> make[1]: *** [Makefile] Error 1
> make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/andrew/Download/Software/wine/libs'
> make: *** [libs] Error 2
> andrew at apollo:~/Download/Software/wine>
> Anyone know what is wrong ?

Did you try:

cvs update -d

It sounds like you're missing a (relatively) new directory, and the
configure script is choking because a simple 'cvs update' doesn't
download new directories. That's what -d is for. If that doesn't work,
you may also want to try 'cvs update -dAP'.

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