I just downloaded the ACE.tar.bz2 tarball and the configure script and
it ran on my RedHat 9 box without any problems. The first line in the
configure script should be:
Note the space between the "!" and "/".
It is not distributed with the ACE+TAO distribution since we've had
users in the past wonder why there is no TAO configure script. As such
we currently only distribute it with the ACE-only betas/releases.
It sounds like there may some shell issues with your SuSE installation
since we're able to run the scripts in question on multiple platforms
besides Linux (RedHat, Debian, etc) including AIX, HP-UX and Solaris.
What does "/bin/sh --version" print out? On my RedHat 9 box I get:
GNU bash, version 2.05b.0(1)-release (i386-redhat-linux-gnu)
Copyright (C) 2002 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
I did some web searching and found some potential solutions:
(see discussion at bottom)
Ossama Othman <ossama @ dre . vanderbilt . edu>
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