Gentoo Archives: gentoo-alt

From: Ramon van Alteren <ramon@××××××××××.nl>
To: gentoo-alt@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-alt] Lion and vers_string
Date: Sat, 03 Mar 2012 18:18:26
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-alt] Lion and vers_string by Fabian Groffen
Hi Fabian,

On Sat, Mar 3, 2012 at 09:07, Fabian Groffen <grobian@g.o> wrote:
> On 02-03-2012 17:29:21 -0700, Charles Davis wrote: >> On Mar 2, 2012, at 1:46 PM, Ramon van Alteren wrote: >> > On Fri, Mar 2, 2012 at 19:13, Fabian Groffen <grobian@g.o> wrote: >> >> On 02-03-2012 17:15:21 +0100, Ramon van Alteren wrote: >> >>> I'm trying to get prefix working on my shiney new spotify laptop which >> >>> came with Lion and I am running into problems with binutils-apple >> >>> I have the gcc-4.2.1 version header but the compilation for >> >>> binutils-apple fails due to missing vers_string. >> >>> >> >>> Any idea where I should get that ? >> Here, you can have mine, assuming you accept the APSL 1.0 ;). >> >> For your reference, the Apple package (on that contains this is bootstrap_cmds. > > So perhaps we should start packing those too?
There seems to be some activity from apple in providing open source packages for the former xcode deps. While searching for a solution yesterday I stumbled across this blogpost: Which details how to install the developer tools from apple without having to pull in the full xcode download. Might be worthwhile to follow up on, the actual package is 170Mb or so but annoyingly missing vers_string.... /Ramon


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Re: [gentoo-alt] Lion and vers_string Fabian Groffen <grobian@g.o>