Stop in /usr/ports/lang/gcc43

David Kelly dkelly at
Mon Jun 1 18:12:43 UTC 2009

On Mon, Jun 01, 2009 at 08:06:30PM +0200, Leslie Jensen wrote:
> I can't get gcc43 to compile. I've deinstalled and reinstalled all its 
> dependencies but it still fails.
> I'm on a 7.2-RELEASE system with all ports installed from a clean install.
> The problem turned up when an update for fftw3 became available.
> Apparently gcc43 is a new dependency for fftw3!
> Any hints appreciated

Add this to /etc/make.conf. Worked for me:


Apparently to build Java one has to increase the size of some tables in
the kernel. I'd just as soon do without Java.

David Kelly N4HHE, dkelly at
Whom computers would destroy, they must first drive mad.

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