Error: '/usr/lib/libuuid.la' is not a valid libtool archive

Hi. I’m trying to compile Mate software (Caja specifically here). Getting libuuid.la problem. Any ideas how to fix it?

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configure: creating ./config.status
config.status: creating Makefile
config.status: creating mate-submodules/Makefile
config.status: creating mate-submodules/libegg/Makefile
config.status: creating data/Makefile
config.status: creating data/caja.appdata.xml.in
config.status: creating data/icons/Makefile
config.status: creating data/patterns/Makefile
config.status: creating docs/Makefile
config.status: creating docs/reference/Makefile
config.status: creating docs/reference/libcaja-extension/Makefile
config.status: creating docs/reference/libcaja-extension/version.xml
config.status: creating eel/Makefile
config.status: creating icons/Makefile
config.status: creating libcaja-private/Makefile
config.status: creating libcaja-extension/Makefile
config.status: creating libcaja-extension/libcaja-extension.pc
config.status: creating libcaja-extension/libcaja-extension-uninstalled.pc
config.status: creating po/Makefile.in
config.status: creating src/Makefile
config.status: creating src/file-manager/Makefile
config.status: creating test/Makefile
config.status: creating config.h
config.status: config.h is unchanged
config.status: executing depfiles commands
config.status: executing libtool commands
config.status: executing po-directories commands
config.status: creating po/POTFILES
config.status: creating po/Makefile

Configure summary:

    caja 1.26.0
    ===========

    prefix:                       /usr
    source code location:         .
    compiler:                     gcc
    compiler flags:               -O2 -fomit-frame-pointer -pipe
    warning flags:                -Wall -Wmissing-prototypes
    xmp support:                  yes
    PackageKit support:           yes
    Native Language support:      yes
    Self check:                   yes

    caja-extension documentation: no
    caja-extension introspection: yes

/Programs/Make/4.3/bin/make  all-recursive
make[1]: Entering directory '/Data/Compile/Sources/caja-1.26.0'
Making all in po
make[2]: Entering directory '/Data/Compile/Sources/caja-1.26.0/po'
make[2]: Nothing to be done for 'all'.
make[2]: Leaving directory '/Data/Compile/Sources/caja-1.26.0/po'
Making all in eel
make[2]: Entering directory '/Data/Compile/Sources/caja-1.26.0/eel'
  GEN      eel-marshal.c
INFO: Reading eel-marshal.list...
  GEN      eel-marshal.h
INFO: Reading eel-marshal.list...
/Programs/Make/4.3/bin/make  all-am
make[3]: Entering directory '/Data/Compile/Sources/caja-1.26.0/eel'
  CC       eel-canvas.lo
  CC       eel-editable-label.lo
  CC       eel-gtk-extensions.lo
  CC       eel-image-table.lo
  CC       eel-marshal.lo
  CCLD     libeel-2.la
  CCLD     check-program
make[3]: Leaving directory '/Data/Compile/Sources/caja-1.26.0/eel'
make[2]: Leaving directory '/Data/Compile/Sources/caja-1.26.0/eel'
Making all in libcaja-extension
make[2]: Entering directory '/Data/Compile/Sources/caja-1.26.0/libcaja-extension'
  GISCAN   Caja-2.0.gir
  GICOMP   Caja-2.0.gir
make[2]: Leaving directory '/Data/Compile/Sources/caja-1.26.0/libcaja-extension'
Making all in mate-submodules
make[2]: Entering directory '/Data/Compile/Sources/caja-1.26.0/mate-submodules'
Making all in libegg
make[3]: Entering directory '/Data/Compile/Sources/caja-1.26.0/mate-submodules/libegg'
  CCLD     libegg.la
/System/Index/bin/grep: /usr/lib/libuuid.la: No such file or directory
/System/Index/bin/sed: can't read /usr/lib/libuuid.la: No such file or directory
libtool:   error: '/usr/lib/libuuid.la' is not a valid libtool archive
make[3]: *** [Makefile:462: libegg.la] Error 1

Please check that the symlink /usr/lib/libuuid.la points to a valid file.