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patch #7619: ax_enable_builddir build failure with BSD wc (e.g. on Mac OS X)

Submitter:  Ryan Carsten Schmidt <ryandesign>
Submitted:  Tue 20 Sep 2011 01:45:32 PM UTC
Priority:  5 - Normal Status:  Done
Assigned to:  simons Open/Closed:  Closed
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Sun 25 Sep 2011 02:29:41 PM UTC, comment #1: 

The patch has been applied in f0922d23154cc89303af2f22a17445d91d30006c. Thank you very much for letting us know.

Peter Simons <simons>
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Tue 20 Sep 2011 01:45:32 PM UTC, original submission:  

libffi 3.0.10, which uses ax_enable_builddir, fails to build on Mac OS X, because it does not anticipate the output format of OS X's wc command. (libffi 3.0.9 compiled fine and did not use ax_enable_builddir.)

The fix is simple and is described here:

Here is the MacPorts project's bug report and fix:

Ryan Carsten Schmidt <ryandesign>


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file #23998:  ax_enable_builddir.m4.diff added by ryandesign (2KiB - application/octet-stream - proposed patch)


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    2011-09-20 ryandesign Attached File- Added ax_enable_builddir.m4.diff, #23998

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