Issues generating snap

Gareth France gareth.france at
Sun Jan 1 21:18:12 UTC 2017

Snapcraft version 2.24+16.10
Ubuntu version 16.10
I am building the hello world example from the snap tour. Below is the 
full output:

"grade" property not specified: defaulting to "stable"
Use of build-properties in the schema is deprecated.
Plugins should now implement get_build_properties
Preparing to pull gnu-hello
Pulling gnu-hello
'hello-2.10.tar.gz'[==========================================] 100%
Preparing to build gnu-hello
Building gnu-hello
./configure --prefix=
/tmp/tmpagub9i4k: 3: export: 
bad variable name
Command '['/bin/sh', '/tmp/tmpagub9i4k', './configure', '--prefix=']' 
returned non-zero exit status 2

On 01/01/17 21:14, Sergio Schvezov wrote:
> More information to help out would be appreciated, such as version, 
> what you are trying to build (is it really the 01 dir from the tour), 
> what release you are on, other information you can think of.
> Is this the full length of the output? It seems something in your 
> build is calling perl and bailing for some reason.

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