[NTG-context] [Dev-luatex] luatex not compiling

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Mon Dec 24 21:50:39 CET 2007


Jjgod Jiang wrote:
> On Fri, 21 Dec 2007, Taco Hoekwater wrote:
>>>> it on OSX? On linux it's <signal.h> ...
>>> Should'nt this discssion go to the dev-luatex list? :-)
>> But did not CC the list himself. :-)
>>
>> This:   http://www.hmug.org/man/2/sigaltstack.php
>>
>> looks like a Mac OS X manual page. However, Thomas reported that
>> using stack_t (as the man page says) did not actually help either.
>>
>> I do not have a recent Macintosh, so I can not test this. If this
>> issue can not be resolved, I will simply remove the signal trapping
>> code in the next beta.
> 
> Will you please elaborate? I'm not quite sure what you guys are talking
> about, but <signal.h> (/usr/include/signal.h) in current Mac OS X (10.5,
> 10.4 at least) already included <sys/signal.h>.

Perhaps not any more in 10.5? Something changed from 10.4 to 10.5 that
broke luatex's build process. Just the building though, pre-compiled
binaries work fine. What exactly has changed is a mystery so far.

Best wishes,
Taco


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