clisp and texlive

Ian Hoffman hoffman.ian.m at
Fri Nov 16 17:52:13 UTC 2012

Thanks for fixing clisp.

In terms of texlive, I can build it now, but it is not working.  In
fact, the .footprint file does not even have


in it.  Is that correct?

-Thanks again, Ian

On Fri, Nov 16, 2012 at 8:13 AM, Danny Rawlins
<d.rawlins at> wrote:
> On 15/11/12 07:50, Ian Hoffman wrote:
>> Hi, all.
>>  I am a long-time CRUX user; thank you all for your efforts in
>> contributing to a great distribution.
>>  I recently upgraded to 2.8 on my x86_64 via binaries from the CD.  I
>> am trying to build texlive and its dependencies, but I am failing on
>> clisp.  My system is otherwise totally healthy.  Here is the pertinent
>> end of the build log
>> <quote>
>> gcc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I..  -I../intl   -O2 -march=x86-64 -pipe -W
>> -Wswitch -Wcomment -Wpointer-arith -Wimplicit -Wreturn-type
>> -Wmissing-declarations -Wno-sign-compare -Wno-format-nonliteral -O
>> -I. -fPIC -MT uniwidth/width.o -MD -MP -MF $depbase.Tpo -c -o
>> uniwidth/width.o uniwidth/width.c &&\
>> mv -f $depbase.Tpo $depbase.Po
>> rm -f libgnu.a
>> ar cru libgnu.a localcharset.o strnlen1.o uniname/uniname.o uniwidth/width.o
>> ranlib libgnu.a
>> make[3]: Leaving directory `/usr/ports/opt/clisp/work/src/clisp-2.49/src/gllib'
>> make[2]: Leaving directory `/usr/ports/opt/clisp/work/src/clisp-2.49/src/gllib'
>> make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/ports/opt/clisp/work/src/clisp-2.49/src/gllib'
>> =======> ERROR: Building '/usr/ports/opt/clisp/clisp#2.49-1.pkg.tar.gz' failed.
>> prt-get: error while install
>> </quote>
>> I can't build clisp by hand from the source, either.  Nor can I build
>> texlive with clisp disabled.
>> Any thoughts?
>> I am not above using a 64-bit clisp binary, if anybody can point me to
>> one ... my rpm2targz is failing on the other packages I have found...
>> -Thanks, Ian
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> Hi I have fixed clisp but there is some issues with texlive still. See
> the mailing list a in the past two weeks about texlive.
> Any additional details on solving the problems with texlive is appreciated.
> Regards,
> Danny Rawlins
> Romster @ freenode

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