Ports devel/glib20 breaks.

Koop Mast kwm at rainbow-runner.nl
Wed Mar 16 17:28:43 UTC 2011

On Wed, 2011-03-16 at 13:17 -0400, Super Bisquit wrote:

Please don't drop CC's.

> The port of glib20 broke with the normal make. Even though this isn't
> supported, I've had to do this a number of times in the past to get a
> port to install.

If it broken with a normal make then you need to let use know, I'm
talking about running make from devel/glib20, not glib20/work/glib-2.*.
Its either that you ran into a bug in the port or there is something
wrong with your system.

> What if the user wants to fine tune a ports? The make command will
> follow the configure set by the user in the work/application
> directory. The FreeBSD patches, if any, will still apply cleanly. I've
> also had to edit Makefiles and the subdirectory Makefiles in
> work.application before.
> Try to remember that I do the cd to work/application and
> run ./configure with options when the normal make fails. 
> It's the user's machine and all machines do not have the same
> processor.

Euh I'm not sure what your getting at, but this is all dynamic. Unless
you want to build with custom CPFLAGS and make packages for other


> You may want to take the above in mind in the event something doesn't
> build right.
> I updated using marcusmerge and it builds now.
> On Wed, Mar 16, 2011 at 10:45 AM, Koop Mast <kwm at rainbow-runner.nl>
> wrote:
>         On Wed, 2011-03-16 at 09:05 -0400, Super Bisquit wrote:
>         > I did a cd to the work directory and ran:
>         > ./configure --disable-selinux --disable-fam --disable-xattr
>         --disable-regex
>         > --disable-Bsymbolic --enable-iconv-cache=no
>         > and it broke again.
>         >
>         > checking for libiconv_open in -liconv... no
>         > checking for iconv_open in -liconv... no
>         > configure: error: *** No iconv() implementation found in C
>         library or
>         > libiconv
>         >
>         >
>         > Roxterm and lxterminal need libglib-2.0.so.0 to run.
>         This isn't supported. cd to ports/devel/glib20 and do "make
>         install"
>         there. Or beter yet go to "x11/roxterm" and run "make install"
>         there, it
>         will install automaticly the needed ports.
>         Please refer to http://www.freebsd.org/doc/handbook/ports.html
>         about how
>         to use the FreeBSD ports collection. In particular Chapter 4.5
>         -Koop

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