astro/wcslib fails to install

John Marino at
Thu May 8 09:24:25 UTC 2014

On 5/8/2014 11:12, Rainer Hurling wrote:
> Am 08.05.2014 05:14 (UTC+1) schrieb Sunpoet Po-Chuan Hsieh:
>> On Wed, May 7, 2014 at 9:52 PM, Jan Henrik Sylvester <me at> wrote:
>>> My latest port upgrade (from source via portmaster) on
>>> 10.0-RELEASE/amd64 fails at astro/wcslib, which has been bumped after
>>> the astro/cfitsio update. It fails to install with:
>>> pkg-static:
>>> lstat(/usr/ports/astro/wcslib/work/stage/usr/local/bin/HPXcvt): No such
>>> file or directory
>>> Building astro/wcslib does not fail, but there are numerous segfaults
>>> starting with these:
>>> make[2]: *** [libwcs-4.13.4.a(lin.o)] Segmentation fault (core dumped)
>>> gmake[2]: *** Archive member `libwcs-4.13.4.a(lin.o)' may be bogus; not
>>> deleted
>>> cc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I.. -O2 -pipe -fno-strict-aliasing -c sph.c
>>> ar r libwcs-4.13.4.a sph.o
>>> ar: warning: Incorrect file header signature
>>> gmake[2]: *** [libwcs-4.13.4.a(sph.o)] Segmentation fault (core dumped)
>>> What is happening here?
>>> I do not have anything in make.conf that should be related (only
>>> WITH_NEW_XORG=yes, TEX_DEFAULT=texlive, and some port specific options
>>> of unrelated ports).
>>> Cheers,
>>> Jan Henrik
>> It should be fixed in r353239. Please update your ports tree and try
>> again. Thanks!
> Even with recent ports tree (r353281), which includes the patch of
> astro/cfitsio (r353239), the error remains for me on 11.0-CURRENT.

Are you building on a live system or inside poudriere?
If the former, perhaps you can try confirming a problem with the latter.


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