fortran in AMD64 FreeBSD-7.2-RELEASE

Anton Shterenlikht mexas at
Mon Jun 22 08:51:50 UTC 2009

On Mon, Jun 22, 2009 at 12:47:29AM -0700, Jason Barnes wrote:
>         I have recently migrated to FreeBSD 7.  In doing so I realized
> that g77 is no longer provided with the OS (no jokes about Fortran
> use, plz ;) this is legacy code).  The online resources that I've
> found suggest installing the "gfortran" port, however I don't see one
> in my ports tree for 7.2-RELEASE.  I'd use ifc but that's marked as
> i386 only and I'm on an AMD64 box.
>         How do I get g77 running on FreeBSD 7.2-RELEASE?  Thanks in
> advance for any help that you can provide with my conundrum . . .

gfortran is part of lang/gcc* ports. You can try gcc43, gcc44 or gcc45,
for gfortran43, gfortran44 or gfortran45 respectively.

I also use lang/g95.

Anton Shterenlikht
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