Subject: Re: PKGSRC on Solaris
To: Omar Lopez Limonta <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Zafer Aydogan <email@example.com>
Date: 01/13/2007 00:05:59
I guess you need libiconv to run gcc.
Why don't you download the sun packages for libiconv and gcc from
If you have installed both, you can use pkgsrc without any problems.
ps: You may find some useful information in this article aswell:
2007/1/12, Omar Lopez Limonta <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> 2007/1/12, Georg Schwarz <email@example.com>:
> > configure failed to find ar.
> > I'm using the following lines in my mk.conf:
> > TOOLS_PLATFORM.ar= /usr/ccs/bin/ar
> > TOOLS_PLATFORM.nm= /usr/ccs/bin/nm
> > TOOLS_PLATFORM.ranlib= /usr/ccs/bin/ranlib
> > USE_TOOLS+= ar nm ranlib
> > alternatively you could include /usr/ccs/bin in your shell path (but
> > that would be too easy, wouldn't it? :-))
> Thanks Gregor you are very fast answring ;) , but it until runs wrong
> , with the same error :( , my ar was located on
> /opt/csw/share/locale/ar i set varibles with it, but it doesn't work,
> any other idea? what do you think about binary distribution of pkgsrc
> over solaris?
> IM: pollo.es.pollo en gmail.com
> Te lo traigo fresco.