bugMIT/GNU Scheme - Bugs: bug #47769, Can't find SDK on OS X 10.10...


bug #47769: Can't find SDK on OS X 10.10 Yosemite with Xcode 7.x

Submitted by:  ilovezfs <ilovezfs>
Submitted on:  Sat 23 Apr 2016 10:54:44 AM UTC  
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  Incorrect behavior
Status:  None Privacy:  Public
Assigned to:  None Originator Name: 
Open/Closed:  Open

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Sat 23 Apr 2016 10:54:44 AM UTC, original submission:

configure: error: No MacOSX SDK for version: 10.10
configure: error: ./configure failed for microcode

The mit-scheme build system's configure can no longer assume a one-to-one mapping between SDKs and OS X major versions.

Xcode 7.x has only a 10.11 SDK, which is intended to be used with 10.10 and 10.11. You tell it whether you're building for 10.10 or 10.11 by setting the MACOSX_DEPLOYMENT_TARGET


Section "About SDKs and Simulator"

Apple intends to continue this pattern. So when 10.12 is released, there will only be a 10.12 SDK, etc.

Currently, I'm patching this on Homebrew by making the following replacement in src/microcode/configure:

/SDK=MacOSX\${MACOSX}$/, "SDK=MacOSX#{MacOS.sdk.version}"

This works because there is logic in Homebrew to support this that will return 10.11 for MacOS.sdk.version if it's a 10.10 system with Xcode 7.


So the build system for mit-scheme will need to do something similar for >=Xcode 7.

ilovezfs <ilovezfs>


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