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Re: failed tests building curl 7.26

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Wed, 6 Jun 2012 20:05:41 +0200 (CEST)

On Wed, 6 Jun 2012, Neil Bowers wrote:

> Didn't get as far as a backtrace: when I run the runtests line, I get a load
> of output including the following:
> test 554...[HTTP multi-part formpost using read callback for the file part]
> libtool: unknown option character `-' in: --mode=execute
> Usage: libtool -static [-] file [...] [-filelist listfile[,dirname]]
> [-arch_only arch] [-sacLT]


> I'm hoping the problem is obvious to you, so haven't really dug in any
> further than this ...

Hm, can you try to build your curl with "./configure --disable-shared" (which
will make the build only produce a static lib) and then rebuild all the stuff
(including the tests) and re-run that test and see if you then can get the

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