gmake not on install media FreeBSD-8.1-RELEASE-amd64-dvd1

Antonio Olivares olivares14031 at
Wed Jul 28 19:50:42 UTC 2010


Thank you for your help :), I managed to install gmake by getting it from :

But mplayer fails to compile :(

I will await suggestions from mplayer list to get it going.



On 7/28/10, Chuck Swiger <cswiger at> wrote:
> On Jul 28, 2010, at 11:18 AM, Antonio Olivares wrote:
>>> cd /usr/ports/devel/gmake
>>> make install
>> Can't do this at this modem :(, no internet connection available :(
> You could download either the source tarball or a precompiled binary to a
> USB pendrive or the like from somewhere else, but it is true that using
> ports generally does expect working internet connectivity.
>>>> Was it given the boot?
>>> Nope.
>>>> I am having difficulties compiling mplayer :(, make returns strange
>>>> errors.  I have succeeded before with gmake, is it still available?
>>> You will likely save yourself a great deal of effort by using the port:
>>>  /usr/ports/multimedia/mplayer
>> If I had the connection, this one seems older mplayer-0.99??? I have
>> had success before using mplayer versions 1rc2, and svn with gmake but
>> gmake not on media.  If I could find a binary and add it with
>> pkg_add, I could be in business ?
> I'd imagine so, sure....
> Regards,
> --
> -Chuck

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