[E-Lang] OS X build problems

Wesley Felter wesley@felter.org
Mon, 25 Jun 2001 23:33:46 -0500 (CDT)


On Mon, 25 Jun 2001, Mark S. Miller wrote:

> At 06:55 PM Monday 6/25/01, Wesley Felter wrote:
> >I'm trying to build the tl-otc-E-src-0.8.9.1b.tar.gz tarball on Mac OS X.
>
> Neither 0.8.9.1b nor any other public release of E currently support Mac OS
> X.  Chris Hibbert ported 0.8.9t to Mac OS X and sent me the changes, which I
> expect to integrate in time for 0.8.10.  Your problem report may very well
> be useful to this effort, thanks!  I expect all releases >= 0.8.10 to
> support Mac OS >= X.

There seem to be a lot of "current" versions of E; I hope this problem
goes away with 0.8.10. Would it help you if I pulled the current CVS tree
and tried to build that?

> > ../../../../../../../src/bin/linux-386-glibc/byaccj [-dlrtvj] [-b
> >file_prefix] [-Joption] filename
> >  where -Joption is one or more of:
> >   -J
> >   -Jclass=className
> >   -Jpackage=packageName
> >   -Jextends=extendName
> >   -Jimplements=implementsName
> >   -Jsemantic=semanticType
> >   -Jnorun
> >   -Jnoconstruct
> >   -Jstack=SIZE   (default 500)
>
> That's strange.  I believe I'm using only documented options.

It may be that the latest version takes different options. Unfortunately,
the tarball includes no docs and I didn't see anything obvious on the
site.

Wesley Felter - wesley@felter.org - http://felter.org/wesley/