autoconf probs

Nick Mathewson nickm at
Mon Feb 10 19:55:03 UTC 2003

On Mon, 2003-02-10 at 13:07, Bruce Montrose wrote:
> I have a recently installed RedHat 8.0 machine running autoconf-2.53-8.
> I am getting the following errors when I attempt to create the configure 
> file for the onion router:
> error: possibly undefined macro: AM_INIT_AUTOMAKE
> error: possibly undefined macro: AM_CONFIG_HEADER
> Anyone have any ideas about this? I am very unfamiliar with the autoconf 
> utility,
> and I would appreciate any insight at all.

Is it possible that you don't have automake installed?

If this is it, I'll try to add something to require automake.

Nick Mathewson <nickm at>

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