ports/77039: php4-mbstring calling for invalid compiler option

Ted Mittelstaedt tedm at ipinc.net
Wed Feb 2 22:30:23 UTC 2005

>Number:         77039
>Category:       ports
>Synopsis:       php4-mbstring calling for invalid compiler option
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    freebsd-ports-bugs
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   current-users
>Arrival-Date:   Wed Feb 02 22:30:23 GMT 2005
>Originator:     Ted Mittelstaedt
>Release:        FreeBSD 4.11-RELEASE i386
System: FreeBSD webmail.ipinc.net 4.11-RELEASE FreeBSD 4.11-RELEASE #0: Mon Jan 31 17:29:04 PST 2005 root at webmail.ipinc.net:/usr/src/sys/compile/WEBMAIL i386


in /usr/ports/converters/php4-mbstring under FreeBSD 4.11, a "make" command produces
the following error:

cc: unrecognized option `-prefer-pic'

I assume the author built this port on FreeBSD 5 which uses a newer gcc that does
understand that option.



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