Installing MacPorts on Darwin 8 PPC,

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Sat Feb 20 17:29:14 PST 2010

On Feb 20, 2010, at 18:39, Fredrik wrote:

> I'm trying to install MacPorts on Darwin 8 for PPC, and have some questions about what kind of dependencies there are on a raw Darwin install for MacPorts to work. After running configure in MacPorts-1.8.1 it gets stuck on missing foundation implementation. 

Note the current version is 1.8.2.

> configure: WARNING: GNUSTEP_SYSTEM_ROOT is not defined in your environment, preventing the use of GNUstep's Foundation library
> configure: error: Could not find a working Foundation implementation
> I have had a quick look over at gnustep, but what is the bare minimum that I would need to install? And is it an absolute requirement for MacPorts to be installed? 

Does  --without-objc-runtime --without-objc-foundation work? If not, I don't know what it requires.

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