[OS X Emacs] Building Aquamacs from source

roadie roadie at zenroadie.org
Sat Aug 16 03:22:38 EDT 2014

> Subject: Re: [OS X Emacs] Building Aquamacs from source
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> On Aug 12, 2014, at 9:21 PM, roadie <roadie at zenroadie.org> wrote:
>> then cd?ed into aquamacs-emacs and did:
> What?s the output of ?git branch??
> I just want to make sure you?re in the right branch.

* aquamacs3

>> clang: error: linker command failed with exit code 1 (use -v to see invocation)
>> make[1]: *** [temacs] Error 1
>> make: *** [src] Error 2
>> [ -r "src/config.in" ] || ( cd . && autoheader )
> OK, can?t you see (further up) what exactly fails?

cd nextstep && /Applications/Xcode.app/Contents/Developer/usr/bin/make  clean
rm -rf /Users/roadie/src/aquamacs-emacs/nextstep/Aquamacs.app
[ -r "src/config.in" ] || ( cd . && autoheader )
cd lib && /Applications/Xcode.app/Contents/Developer/usr/bin/make all                          \
	  CC='gcc' CFLAGS='-O0 -g  -mmacosx-version-min=10.6' CPPFLAGS='' \
	  LDFLAGS='-O0 -g  -mmacosx-version-min=10.6' MAKE='/Applications/Xcode.app/Contents/Developer/usr/bin/make'
rm -f alloca.h-t alloca.h && \

> What version of clang is being called?  Is this a brew / macports installation?

Apple LLVM version 5.1 (clang-503.0.40) (based on LLVM 3.4svn)
Target: x86_64-apple-darwin13.3.0
Thread model: posix

>> so maybe I am just doing something wrong? Or could the compiled Gnu Emacs.app (not self-contained) that is linked in
>> via homebrew (/usr/local/Cellar/ emacs/24.3/) be a problem?
> No, but perhaps that it?s not using the Xcode compiler.  Maybe there is some compiler incompatibility.

/Applications/Xcode.app/Contents/Developer/usr/bin/make --version
GNU Make 3.81
Copyright (C) 2006  Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions.
There is NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A

This program built for i386-apple-darwin11.3.0
Configured for `x86_64-apple-darwin13.3.0'.

  Where should the build process find the source code?    .
  What compiler should emacs be built with?               gcc -O0 -g  -mmacosx-version-min=10.6

> - DR

does this shed some light? thank you for taking the time to look.


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