error: possibly undefined macro: AC_CHECK_FILE in doc/xorg-docs

Alan Coopersmith alan.coopersmith at
Mon Aug 26 20:01:33 UTC 2019

On 8/25/19 9:27 PM, Dennis Clarke wrote:
> warning: PKG_PROG_PKG_CONFIG is m4_require'd but not m4_defun'd

That sounds like you're missing pkg.m4 from pkg-config.

> configure:11098: error: possibly undefined macro: m4_ifval
>        If this token and others are legitimate, please use m4_pattern_allow.
>        See the Autoconf documentation.
> configure:11102: error: possibly undefined macro: AC_CHECK_FILE

Those come from autoconf itself - either the lack of the other definitions left
the m4 parser in a state it couldn't recover from, or your autoconf installation
is unwell.

	-Alan Coopersmith-               alan.coopersmith at
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