install of plplot does not build f77 nor f95

David Sagan dcs16 at
Tue Aug 24 13:37:45 PDT 2010

The machine does have gfortran and this was what was used in the successful install so I don't know if this is the answer. In any case, it would be good if the verbose output had some indication why the fortran was not being built.

-- Best, David

On Aug 24, 2010, at 4:32 PM, Scott Webster wrote:

> On Tue, Aug 24, 2010 at 1:25 PM, David Sagan <dcs16 at> wrote:
>> OK that works. Much thanks. However, it still does not explain why the builds on the two machines are different...
> Perhaps the other machine already had the compilers installed and this
> one did not until you forced it to with the variant.? Looking at the
> Portfile it seems that using one of the gcc variants might have worked
> as well.
> Scott

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