Joseph W. Losco joelosco at
Thu Aug 21 08:57:54 PDT 2008

ah.. that might be why.. I only have Xcode 3 installed..

I thought I put unix services in in 3 though.. I'll have to double  

Thanks, gives me a great place to start looking.

Joe Losco
joelosco at

On Aug 21, 2008, at 11:48 AM, Rainer Müller wrote:

> Joseph W. Losco wrote:
>> I'm using port install glib2
>> and I get this error during the configure.  I've tried downloading  
>> and
>> installing gcc43 and then used gcc_select to choose mp-gcc43.  If I  
>> do
>> gcc -v I get what I believe to be gcc43 from macports (as it shows
>> version 4.3.1.  I checked into the config.log from glib2 and I think
>> its showing that its still using gcc 4.0.1 from apple.  Is there
>> anything else I need to do besides the gcc_select?  or is it not
>> really related to that what so ever?
> MacPorts does not use the compiler selected by gcc_select, but decides
> on its own which compiler to use. By default, this is the one provided
> by Xcode, gcc 4.0.
> At the moment, there is no configuration variable for it. But it is
> possible to overwrite it from the command line using
> 'configure.compiler'. But usually this is not necessary.
>> --->  Fetching glib2
>> --->  Verifying checksum(s) for glib2
>> --->  Extracting glib2
>> --->  Applying patches to glib2
>> --->  Configuring glib2
>> Error: Target org.macports.configure returned: configure failure:
>> shell command " cd "/opt/local/var/macports/build/
>> _opt_local_var_macports_sources_rsync
>> .macports.org_release_ports_devel_glib2/work/glib-2.16.5" && ./
>> configure --prefix=/opt/local --enable-static --mandir=/opt/local/
>> share/man " returned error 1
>> Command output: checking for extra flags to get ANSI library
>> prototypes...
>> configure: WARNING: No ANSI prototypes found in library. (-std1  
>> didn't
>> work.)
>> checking for extra flags for POSIX compliance... none needed
>> checking for ANSI C header files... (cached) no
> It looks like files are missing from /usr/include/. Please reinstall
> Xcode 3.1 and make sure to include the 'UNIX Development Support'.
> Rainer

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