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I have a shell script, I run it under my project directory in terminal:


I get error:

Can't exec "glibtoolize": No such file or directory at /usr/local/Cellar/autoconf/2.69/share/autoconf/Autom4te/ line 345, line 4.

Then, seems it can not find glibtoolize, so I tried to figure out where is my glibtoolize. Eventually, I find it is in this path:


Then, I get stuck, how to solve my problem after I found my glibtoolize?

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Looks like you already have libtool installed via brew but it is not linked so the required symlinks in /usr/local/bin are still missing. To create them,

brew link libtool
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I had the same problem after adding glibtoolize to the PATH variable it worked.

export PATH
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This just sets the path, which doesn't link anything. – patrix Oct 27 '14 at 14:46
Also, you do not set a path to a specific file in bash. What you would do is set PATH=$PATH:/usr/local/Cellar/libtool/2.4.2/bin but that is still problematic because that method only sets one path to one thing in $PATH which is not ideal. – JakeGould Oct 27 '14 at 14:55
Ja, that is true, I changed my answer. In any case this solved my problem, as brew somehow did not make glibtoolize globally available. – Philiiiiiipp Oct 28 '14 at 15:43

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