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hello I am installing package acl-2.2.49.tar.gz i have followed all installation steps... but while i do ./configure it gives me error stating : ./configure :1385: syntax error near unexpected token ...
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    syntax error near unexpected token 'm4'


    hello

    I am installing package acl-2.2.49.tar.gz

    i have followed all installation steps... but while i do ./configure
    it gives me error stating :

    ./configure :1385: syntax error near unexpected token 'm4'
    ./configure :1385: 'AC_CONFIG_MACRO_DIR(m4)'

    please give the solution ,i have tryed a lot over it..

    thankyou

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    What distribution+version of Linux are you using? Your package manager should have the acl (access control list) package available to install directly, instead of building from source as you seem to be trying to do. In any case, m4 is a sophisticated macro language and is used for a lot of pre-processing steps in software compiilers, etc.
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