[cairo] Cairo on Mac OS X 10.3.9
cairo-2007a at ryandesign.com
Sat Mar 24 14:55:25 PDT 2007
> Yeah, I am using bash. I set that variable there in the first place
> since when
> I hear the words "environment variable" in regards to a shell
> script I assume they
> mean in the shell. I set it with the traditional PATH implementation;
> ACLOCAL_FLAGS=$PATH:/dir/:/another/dir/ in my .bashrc file.
> And I set it like this on the command line: ACLOCAL_FLAGS=/dir/ and
> worked. This is why I am unclear where I should set it. I am not in
> front of
> the Apple machine right now so I can't read the script to see if it
> drops one
> into another shell or if the script uses ksh, csh, tcsh (which is
> the default
> under OS X) or what. I will look a little more closely and report
The default shell on Mac OS X has been bash since 10.3.0:
However, your user account will still use tcsh if it was originally
created in Mac OS X 10.0 thru 10.2 and you then updated to a new OS.
I'm not having any trouble compiling cairo on Mac OS X 10.4.9, and I
haven't needed to set ACLOCAL_FLAGS. My pkg-config is, however, in
the same prefix where I'm building cairo. The variables I'm setting are:
MACOSX_DEPLOYMENT_TARGET=10.4 (you'll want 10.3 here) PATH="/my/
And then I configure with --prefix=/my/prefix
I am using bash, so all I do to set the environment variables is, e.g.,
VAR1=foo VAR2=bar ./configure --prefix=baz
I don't know how it works on tcsh anymore. You may need "setenv VAR1
foo" "setenv VAR2 bar" etc. on separate lines before you run configure.
I haven't tried compiling on 10.3.x myself, but I hope this helps get
you on your way.
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