Port install fails for curl, requires gcc4.2

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at macports.org
Tue Mar 3 11:41:55 PST 2015

On Mar 3, 2015, at 11:01 AM, Tom Emmert wrote:

> Running OS X 10.4.11 on a PowerBook G3.  To my knowledge Xcode 2.5, gcc4.0.1, is the last version that will work on my system.  Mac port 2.3.3 installed ok.  I also noticed that my next mac port install, wireshark, also requires gcc4.2.  Any hope for a work around?


Most ports on Tiger will use the MacPorts version of Apple GCC 4.2.1 -- it is the default compiler on Tiger -- because the version of Apple GCC 4.0.1 included in Tiger's Xcode is considered old and problematic by now.

This should all work. What actual error message are you receiving?

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