Lion Problems

General Issues

First of all, please read Migration if you upgraded from a previous version of Mac OS X. For issues after upgrading to Xcode 4.3 read the ProblemHotlist.

If you have found a new issue which is not yet listed on this page, please report to the MailingLists or file a ticket.

Tickets for Broken Ports

qt4-x11 doesn't support 10.6 or later
GraphicsMagick fix for 10.7
expat @2.0.1 +universal Configure failure
Pallet crashed during port upgrade
Samba3 not reading groups resulting in logon failure. (Lion)
rdesktop 1.6.0: segmentation fault
boxes not working (in Lion?)
gcc44, gcc45 precompiled headers broken on lion
Mozart fails to build on Lion
munin node fail to update with "Plugin XYZ Can't drop privileges: setrgid()"
postgresql91-server @9.1.2_0 initialization fails
gtk2 build failure on 10.8: incomplete definition of type 'struct _ipp_s'
openal: error: 'CAStreamBasicDescription.h' file not found
w3m @0.5.3 build failure: func.c:200:24: error: use of undeclared identifier 'functable'
hamcrest-core fails to build on Mountain Lion
ocaml native binaries crash often
apache2 @2.2.22_2 startup item
transmission-x11 Unable to install transmission-x11 on Mountain Lion
root5: fails to compile with libc++ on 10.7 (error: no matching function for call to 'isnan')
harfbuzz-icu @0.9.37_0: cc1plus: error: unrecognized command line option "-std=c++0x"
wavpack @4.75.2 build failure OSX Lion
Inkscape crashes on startup if enchant is installed with +applespell
pkgconfig @0.29.1: gmessages.c:1077:3: error: data argument not used by format string [-Wformat-extra-args]
go @1.7_0: crypto/x509 build fails with "'SecCertificateCopyNormalizedSubjectContent' is unavailable"
jsoncpp @1.7.4: error: no type named 'unique_ptr' in namespace 'std'
libsodium @1.0.11: error: passing '__m128i' to parameter of incompatible type 'const __m128i *'
mongodb @3.2.10_0: error: chosen constructor is explicit in copy-initialization
valgrind: doesn't build with an old clang
highlight @3.35 does not build with libstdc++ because of missing 'to_string’ declaration "in this scope"
openmpi-gcc45 @1.10.3: build hangs forever
texlive-bin @2017 won't build on Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.6.8, because "A compiler with support for C++11 language features is required"
ghc: needs a runtime dependency for it's build compiler
texlive-bin @2017: Failed to build texlive-bin on Lion

munin installation fails on Lion with no JRE installed
net/mrtg @2.17.2 rateup Lion crash - WARNING: rateup died from Signal 11
yap fails to build under lion
commons-daemon java 1.7 mountain lion fails
cyrus-sasl2: use Heimdal instead of MIT Kerberos on Lion and later
JAVA_HOME lost when building tomcat6 on Mountain Lion
iTunesMatchHelper: Lion buildbot fails
Digikam hangs at "Reading database" on start in Mountain Lion
tktable: build fails on Mountain Lion, error: incomplete definition of type 'struct _XDisplay'
v8 @3.23.15: build fails on lion buildslave and icu confusion
boost +universal fails with "bad register name" over a million times
libetonyek @0.1.2: build failure on Lion
Building ffmpeg with avfoundation on OSX Lion
arm-none-eabi-gcc @5.1.0_1 does not build on OS X Lion using clang
qt4-mac: libc++ under Lion

Last modified 5 years ago Last modified on Mar 7, 2012, 4:03:15 PM