Vim on Leopard (each OS < 10.6)

Julien Salort listes at
Thu Mar 2 07:45:42 UTC 2023

Le 01/03/2023 à 11:14, Eckard Brauer a écrit :

> Just set up my Powerbook with a virgin Leopard OS, installed fresh
> Macports and tried to compile Vim. That does install all the
> dependencies fine, but has errors compiling vim itself:
> :info:build In file included from vim.h:283,
> :info:build                  from alloc.c:14:
> :info:build os_mac.h:273:32: error: dispatch/dispatch.h: No such file or directory
> As this file seems to be included with only Xcode versions for OS'
> starting with Snow Leopard, I suspect that installing MacOSX10.6.sdk
> could solve that - if it installs on 10.5 at all (still runing through
> the deps, so I can't tell for now). In case it does, it should maybe
> belong to the dependencies of vim, in case it doesn't, there seems to
> be no way to install a recent vim version, so is there any previous
> version one can install?
I think this is the header file for Grand Central Dispatch which was 
introduced in 10.6.

I don't think it can work on 10.5.



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