FreeBSD Lua Port seems broken

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-ports-local at
Wed Sep 23 17:34:57 UTC 2015

Leander Schäfer <Leander.Schaefer at> writes:

> Please have a look at the broken lua port. Thank you very much

It builds fine for everyone else.

> ===>  Building for lua52-5.2.4
> make[3]: "/nonexistent" line 1: Need an operator
> make[3]: Fatal errors encountered -- cannot continue
> make[3]: stopped in /usr/ports/lang/lua52/work/lua-5.2.4/src
> ===> Compilation failed unexpectedly.

/nonexistent is the "home" directory for system accounts that don't
actually need a home directory at all. Maybe you're running make as a
bogus user?

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