compiling emacs-devel on Mac OS X Lion fails
wl at gnu.org
Sun Jul 24 06:40:37 UTC 2022
The 'emacs-devel' package of MacPorts is currently based on commit
4650ea9c25514831d925e5006ea0c3679344333b (from 2022-Jul-12).
On Mac OS X 10.7.5 (Lion), emacs 27.2 builds fine. However, the above
commit fails with
./temacs --batch -l loadup --temacs=pbootstrap \
--bin-dest /opt/local/bin/ \
Warning: arch-independent data dir
'/opt/local/share/emacs/29.0.50/etc/': Invalid argument
Warning: Lisp directory
Error: /opt/local/share/emacs/29.0.50/etc/charsets: Invalid argument
Emacs will not function correctly without the character map files.
Does this ring a bell? I reported the problem already in
without progress then. It also fails on Mountain Lion and Mavericks,
BTW; the earliest Mac OS version that successfully builds
'emacs-devel' is Yosemite.
For more details on the builds (including *huge* log files > 100MB
because of zillion compilation warnings that weren't present in 27.2)
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