Gentoo Archives: gentoo-alt

From: Charles Davis <cdavis@××××××××××××.edu>
To: gentoo-alt@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-alt] Lion and vers_string
Date: Sat, 03 Mar 2012 21:18:34
Message-Id: 0AFD0D01-3B3F-4500-85B5-631B99FC6F2C@mymail.mines.edu
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-alt] Lion and vers_string by Ramon van Alteren
On Mar 3, 2012, at 10:07 AM, Ramon van Alteren wrote:

> Hey Charles, > > On Sat, Mar 3, 2012 at 01:29, Charles Davis <cdavis@××××××××××××.edu> wrote: >> For your reference, the Apple package (on opensource.apple.com) that contains this is bootstrap_cmds. > > OK, picked that up as well, compiling it as a xcode project failed on > my machine because of a missing Makefile in /Developer which seems to > be the issue in general. It looks like Apple decided to change > locations and move stuff around. > > How did you install your version ?
You shouldn't need to build anything. vers_string is a shell script (vers_string.sh in the distribution); you can just do: $ sudo install -c -o root -g wheel vers_string.sh /usr/bin/vers_string and you'll have a working vers_string. Chip