On Wed, 27 Sep 2000, ts wrote:

>  Yes you must run autoconf, otherwise the patch, for configure, is :
> 
> moulon% diff -u configure~ configure
> --- configure~  Wed Sep 27 09:37:02 2000
> +++ configure   Wed Sep 27 15:29:47 2000
> @@ -5167,7 +5167,7 @@
>    sitedir='${prefix}/lib/ruby/site_ruby'
>  fi
>  
> -SITE_DIR="`eval "echo ${sitedir}"`"
> +SITE_DIR="`eval \"echo ${sitedir}\"`"
>  case "$target_os" in
>    cygwin*|mingw*|*djgpp*)
>      RUBY_SITE_LIB_PATH="`expr "$SITE_DIR" : "$prefix\(/.*\)"`" ||
> moulon% 

This has fixed the problem at the configure stage.  Thank you.
(gmake in progress).
	Hugh
	hgs / dmu.ac.uk