bison (under construction)

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Compilation (V2.4.3)

AIX

./configure CC=cc CFLAGS="-O2" --prefix=/tmp/bison-2.4.3

configure: error: no acceptable m4 could be found in $PATH.
GNU M4 1.4.6 or later is required; 1.4.13 is recommended
:-((

Compilation (V2.3)

HP-UX 11.11

./configure CC=cc CFLAGS="-O2" --prefix=/tmp/bison-2.3

configure: error: GNU M4 1.4 is required
:-((

Installation/configuration

bison likes to know the location of certain parsers, in a central place use:
export BISON_HOME=/nfs/local/1100/bison-1.28 # some bison installation directory
export BISON_SIMPLE=$BISON_HOME/share/bison.simple 
export BISON_HAIRY=$BISON_HOME/share/bison.hairy 

Last update: 21-Oct-2008, M.Kraemer