need help building octave
frstan at bellsouth.net
Wed Nov 7 13:12:43 PST 2007
On Nov 7, 2007, at 3:03 PM, Brent Fulgham wrote:
> This looks like something that will have to be corrected by the
> Octave authors:
>>> In function 'darwin_rs6000_extra_signals':
>>> warning: passing argument 1 of 'sigaltstack' from incompatible
>>> make: *** [host-darwin.o] Error 1
> The Leopard release involved some changes in the signal handling
> internals, which generate these kinds of errors. I created some
> patches for Erlang, SML/NJ, and so forth to deal with it but I
> haven't looked at Octave.
> It is worth checking with the main Octave site to see if they have
> released any updates; most likely, other Leopard users have already
> complained to them about this problem.
The reason I asked about using port selfupdate was the references to
gcc-4.04. My own installation shows gcc-4.2 as the dependency. Which
is not to say, the sigaltstack error is not the fatal one. Still I
wonder about the gcc version your installation wants to use.......
Mac OS X.5.0 Darwin 9.0.0
Mac Mini Intel Duo @ 1.86 GHz
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