Atlas Build Failure - WORKAROUND

Nakata Maho chat95 at
Tue Jul 13 20:04:57 PDT 2004

In Message-ID: <20040617060131.GA11864 at> 
Kris Kennaway <kris at> wrote:

> On Wed, Jun 16, 2004 at 10:51:55PM -0700, Thomas D. Dean wrote:
> > I attempted to install scilab on a FreeBSD -stable system with an
> > up-to-date ports tree.  It failed in Atlas.
> > 
> > I installed gcc33 and used that to build/install scilab and it worked.
> > 
> > Using make USE_GCC=3.3 does not pick up g77-33.  It still tries to use
> > /usr/bin/f77.  Temporarily linking g77-33 to /usr/bin/f77 corrected
> > the problem and scilab installation finished.  I restored the original
> > f77 after build/install completed.
> FYI, you're not supposed to set USE_GCC (it's port-internal, and has
> other side-effects you probably didn't want), you use the CC, CXX and
> F77 variables to point to your desired compilers.  Sounds like perhaps
> the atlas build doesn't respect the latter.

I think F77 should be FC.
--nakata maho

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