[gambit-list] Re: Gambit-C 4.0 beta 16

Bradley Lucier lucier at math.purdue.edu
Fri Jan 6 15:01:07 EST 2006


[lindv2:~/programs/gambc40b16] lucier% env CC='gcc -mcpu=970 -m64' ./ 
configure --enable-single-host --enable-shared
checking build system type... powerpc-apple-darwin8.3.0
checking host system type... powerpc-apple-darwin8.3.0
checking target system type... powerpc-apple-darwin8.3.0
checking for gcc... gcc -mcpu=970 -m64
<lots of stuff deleted>
checking for X... libraries /usr/X11R6/lib, headers /usr/X11R6/include
checking for dnet_ntoa in -ldnet... no
checking for dnet_ntoa in -ldnet_stub... no
checking for gethostbyname... (cached) yes
checking for connect... yes
checking for remove... yes
checking for shmat... yes
checking for IceConnectionNumber in -lICE... no
checking whether ln -s works... yes
checking for ranlib... ranlib
./configure: line 1: rootfromhere: command not found
checking whether make sets $(MAKE)... yes
configure: creating ./config.status

(What?  You object that I report a bug like a newbie?!? I'll try to  
do better ;-)


On Jan 6, 2006, at 12:22 PM, Marc Feeley wrote:

> Brad, my main development environment is Mac OS X 10.4.3 and I  
> never got that error message.  Just to be sure I did a completely  
> new build of Gambit and still the problem does not occur.  Could  
> you send me the exact output that you get?  By the way, line 1 of  
> configure does not contain "rootfromhere" so I don't see where that  
> message comes from.
> Marc
> On 4-Jan-06, at 2:49 PM, Bradley Lucier wrote:
>> On Jan 4, 2006, at 12:48 PM, Marc Feeley wrote:
>>> On 4-Jan-06, at 2:01 AM, Marc Feeley wrote:
>>>> Beta 16 of Gambit-C 4.0 is now available in source form at this  
>>>> address:
>>>>      http://www.iro.umontreal.ca/~feeley/gambc40b16.tar.gz
>>>> Most of the bugs reported since the last release have been fixed.
>>>> Marc
>>> I have corrected a few build problems (HPUX and Solaris).  Please  
>>> download the tar ball again.
>> What's this message about during configure of the new (and old)  
>> download on Mac OS X 10.4.3
>> ./configure: line 1: rootfromhere: command not found

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