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bug #37949: building mit-scheme from git master branch fails

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Tue 18 Dec 2012 09:29:05 AM UTC  
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  Incorrect behavior
Status:  Invalid Privacy:  Public
Assigned to:  None Originator Name:  Joseph Wayne Norton
Originator Email:  -email is unavailable- Open/Closed:  Closed

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Wed 29 May 2013 11:35:59 PM UTC, comment #2:

I tried to build a native Scheme on a LIAR/C host, and got the same error message. Such a cross is not supported. You want to use make-liarc-dist.sh, then make-liarc.sh.

Matt Birkholz <mhb>
Project Member
Tue 28 May 2013 06:40:50 PM UTC, comment #1:

Your "bash snippet" builds a native Scheme, yet your error is from building a LIAR/C Scheme. So, first of all, what's up with that?

If you are trying to build a native Scheme using a LIAR/C host, you are a bit off the beaten path. I have only been testing native builds on native hosts.

Matt Birkholz <mhb>
Project Member
Tue 18 Dec 2012 09:29:05 AM UTC, original submission:

I tried to build mit-scheme from the git master branch but it failed with the message below.

;Loading "sf.cbf"... done
;process time: 213950 (208890 RUN + 5060 GC); real time: 883171
run_cmd in runtime/: ../microcode/scheme --batch-mode --library ../lib --fasl http://www.gnu.org/software/mit-scheme/lib/runtime/make.so
../microcode/scheme: can't read option file: --fasl http://www.gnu.org/software/mit-scheme/lib/runtime/make.so

Any suggestions?


Joe N.

I have a version of mit-scheme already installed using homebrew on Mac OS X.

$ mit-scheme --version
MIT/GNU Scheme microcode 15.3

The latest commit message.

$ git log -n 1
commit 3b6e6397194798c19da0a5d40dd753b3137ed532
Author: Taylor R Campbell <campbell@mumble.net>
Date: Wed Dec 12 06:10:18 2012 +0000

Work around broken IMAP servers that give bogus responses to FETCH.

Mac OS X version and gcc version

$ uname -a
Darwin foobar 12.2.0 Darwin Kernel Version 12.2.0: Sat Aug 25 00:48:52 PDT 2012; root:xnu-2050.18.24~1/RELEASE_X86_64 x86_64

$ gcc --version
i686-apple-darwin11-llvm-gcc-4.2 (GCC) 4.2.1 (Based on Apple Inc. build 5658) (LLVM build 2336.11.00)
Copyright (C) 2007 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is NO

Bash snippet used to setup, configure, and build mit-scheme.

#export PATH=/usr/local/opt/ccache/libexec:/usr/local/opt/gcc/bin:$PATH
export PATH=/usr/local/opt/ccache/libexec:$PATH
export CC=gcc
export CXX=g++
export PREFIX="/usr/local/Cellar/mit-scheme/`git describe --tags --long --always`"

git clean -dfx
(cd src; ./Setup.sh;
./configure \
--prefix=$PREFIX \
make; make install)



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