error on port selfupdate

Marco Battistella macports.mb at
Wed Mar 7 19:42:44 PST 2007

actually that was the first thing I had tried (thinking that I might  
had forgot to install the xtools).
Anyway i ran the xtools installer it again, just to try, but the  
error persists.
Does anybody know where the config.log for this operation is located?

On Mar 7, 2007, at 7:04 PM, Christian Voelker wrote:

> Hello,
> Am 08.03.2007 um 00:48 schrieb Marco Battistella:
>> when trying to run a port selfupdate command i get the following  
>> error:
>>>> checking for C compiler default output file name... configure:  
>> error: C compiler cannot create executables
>> See `config.log' for more details.
>> This is in a system with a fresh OS install, my configuration is  
>> OS X server 10.3.9 with xTools installed and all updates installed.
>> I tried re installing darwingports but i still get the same error.
> I would try and install Developer Tools again. I had exactly the  
> same error
> on a completely different machine (iMac G5, Mac OS X 10.4.8 and  
> Developer
> Tools 2.4.0). I believe that somebody (myself?) did a partial  
> install of
> Developer Tools before. I just installed Developer Tools 2.4.1 over it
> and everything went fine afterwards.
> Bye, Christian

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