lang/nimrod issue: missing forward slash

Matthew Pherigo hybrid120 at
Wed Apr 2 00:22:23 UTC 2014

Wow! That actually completely worked. Thank you so much! I'll forward this to the port maintainer.


> On Mar 31, 2014, at 3:13 PM, Tijl Coosemans <tijl at> wrote:
> On Mon, 31 Mar 2014 14:08:55 -0500 Matthew Pherigo wrote:
>>>> On Mar 31, 2014, at 1:11 PM, Tijl Coosemans <tijl at> wrote:
>>>> On Mon, 31 Mar 2014 12:15:35 -0500 Matthew Pherigo wrote:
>>>> I'm having a problem with lang/nimrod that's keeping me from doing any
>>>> development at the moment. I think this is an issue created by the
>>>> person who created the port (nimrod works fine on my arch linux VM),
>>>> but I figured I'd check here in case anyone knows a fix.
>>>> When I try to compile anything from nimrod, the paths calls the compiler
>>>> with are incorrect. For example, here is the (successful) compilation
>>>> output of a program that doesn't depend on any external Libs (besides
>>>> system.nim):
>>> Can you make these example program available somewhere so I can try to
>>> reproduce this?
>> The programs themselves don't make any difference. But, here they are.
>> The first one is simply
>> echo("Hello, world!")
>> The program that has external dependencies is a very incomplete calculator
>> program, as follows:
>> import strutils
>> var a, b, c: float
>> var buf: string
>> echo("Enter your first number! \n> ")
>> buf = readLine(stdin)
>> a = ParseFloat(buf)
> It seems that nimrod currently requires procfs to be mounted.  I've
> attached a patch to avoid that.  You can place it in lang/nimrod/files
> and then rebuild the port.  You should also be able to remove
> /etc/nimrod.cfg then.
> <patch-lib-pure-os.nim>

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