Buid error on Python 2.1.3 for Solaris 8

Skip Montanaro skip at pobox.com
Tue Jun 3 17:19:29 CEST 2003

    Francis> After ./configure and make there is an error

    Francis>   rm -f libpython2.1.a
    Francis>   ar cr libpython2.1.a Modules/getbuildinfo.o
    Francis>   sh ar: not found 
    Francis>   *** Error code 1
    Francis>   make: Fatal error: Command failed for target 'libpython2.1.a'

    Francis> What's wrong?

Make sure /usr/ccs/bin is in your PATH.  That's where Sun keeps auxiliary
programming tools like ar.


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