Subject: Re: Building MesaLib in Solaris
To: Mark Davies <>
From: Raymond Meyer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/25/2006 02:11:43
On Tue, 25 Jul 2006 13:06:32 +1200
Mark Davies <> wrote:

> On Tuesday 25 July 2006 12:53, Raymond Meyer wrote:
> > > I've checked for in the build tree and the rest of the
> > > filesystem, and I don't see it anywhere.
> >
> > This has been broken for a long time. It only fails on x86 Solaris, on
> > Sparc Solaris MesaLib builds fine. I think you should also ask on MesaLib
> > forum/mailing list, since those people would know better how to fix it. It
> > seems like a problem with autoconf/automake or something like that.
> What compiler?  64bit or 32bit?  I have MesaLib  building on Solaris 10 x86 
> for all of:
> 	gcc3 32bit
> 	gcc3 64bit
> 	sunpro 32bit
> 	sunpro 64bit
> but I don't remember at the moment if I had to fix something else before that 
> happened.  If you give me some context of your setup it might jog a memory 
> for me.
> cheers
> mark

The original poster could probably provide some more information. I don't run
Solaris on x86 anymore. Some time ago I tried it on my dual Pentium 3 machine
and had the same problem building MesaLib with Sun compilers.