Subject: Re: binaries from OSX/ppc on OSX/intel?
To: Mark E. Perkins <>
From: Matthias Scheler <>
List: pkgsrc-users
Date: 03/08/2007 12:46:39
On Tue, Mar 06, 2007 at 06:29:01PM -0500, Mark E. Perkins wrote:
> I'm about to get my first Intel-based Mac, so the question is whether this
> approach will be feasible on the new machine.  Will Rosetta properly run
> "pkgsrc/PPC" binaries on an Intel Mac?

I would hope so.

> Does anyone have any experience with such an arrangement?

No, but I would like to hear whether it works for you.

Slightly off-topic:
MacOS X Fat Binary support in "pkgsrc" would be great. But it would
probably quite difficult to get e.g. the "configure" stage working.

	Kind regards

Matthias Scheler