--- Zach <netrek at gmail.com> wrote:
> checking for u_int in sys/types.h... yes
> checking for PATH_MAX in limits.h... yes
> checking for main in -lgdi32... no
> checking for X... libraries /usr/X11R6/lib, headers
> /usr/X11R6/include
> checking for mp.h... ./configure: line 6781: syntax
> error near
> unexpected token `}'
> ./configure: line 6781: `echo "${ECHO_T}no" >&6; }'

Do you have mp.h libraries by any chance? I do not,
and I tried all the repos, and they build fine. 

The build process hasn't changed since you last used

modify the tests/build to the directory you want and
run the shell script.