[darwinbuild] No luck building

Kevin Van Vechten kevin at opendarwin.org
Tue Jul 26 16:27:55 PDT 2005

On Jul 26, 2005, at 4:26 PM, Kevin Van Vechten wrote:

> I fixed the problem regarding -init 8B15.  That should work now.

To clarify, this was a server-side problem (the files weren't  
available).  It should now work with the existing 0.6 release.

> Yes, in general darwinbuild will automatically fetch any necessary  
> header files.  But unfortunately in this case the automount sources  
> themselves are broken.  They should not reference URLMountPrivate.h  
> since that header is not publicly available.  At this time, it is  
> not possible to build automount as-is outside Apple.
> - Kevin
> On Jul 26, 2005, at 11:37 AM, darwinbuild at spam.turbolink.net wrote:
>> Ok, so I find a bug in the automounter where it ignores the  
>> readahead value set.  I figured I'd download the source and simply  
>> fix the problem myself.  I downloaded the tar.gz file and tried to  
>> build it with no success, it's missing header files it needs.
>> In searching for the headers I came across darwinbuild, which  
>> seems like exactly what I need:  I specify the package, it  
>> resolves the dependencies and builds it.  Perfect.
>> So I download 0.6 and follow all the instructions exactly.  I do  
>> "darwinbuild -init 8B15" which works, then a "darwinbuild  
>> automount", which fails to locate files.root.tar.gz.  Ok, so I  
>> make a new directory and try "darwinbuild -init 8A428" which again  
>> works, and then "darwinbuild automount".  This runs for a long  
>> time, downloading dependencies I suppose, then tries to build the  
>> target.
>> This fails with the same header files missing (URLMount.h,  
>> URLMountPrivate.h) it did originally.
>> Where exactly are these header files supposed to come from?  Am I  
>> incorrect in assuming that darwinbuild will find and install  
>> headers that are required for building?
>> Thanks for any info...
>> - Mike

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