Installing MacPorts on Darwin 8 PPC,

Joshua Root jmr at
Sat Feb 20 21:44:40 PST 2010

On 2010-2-21 11:39 , Fredrik wrote:
> Hello,
> 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. 
> 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? 


>From your second message it seems like not quite all of the uses of
Foundation are turned off in response to the configure args though. Did
you make clean before you ran configure again?

- Josh

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