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

Pallet crashed during port upgrade
rdesktop 1.6.0: segmentation fault
munin node fail to update with "Plugin XYZ Can't drop privileges: setrgid()"
postgresql91-server @9.1.2_0 initialization fails
openal: error: 'CAStreamBasicDescription.h' file not found
hamcrest-core fails to build on Mountain Lion
apache2 @2.2.22_2 startup item
transmission-x11 Unable to install transmission-x11 on Mountain Lion
Inkscape crashes on startup if enchant is installed with +applespell
go @1.7_0: crypto/x509 build fails with "'SecCertificateCopyNormalizedSubjectContent' is unavailable"
valgrind: doesn't build with an old clang
mesa @17.1.6_0: error: implicit declaration of function 'fstatat' is invalid in C99
mysql57 @5.7.17: error: no member named 'ifr_ifrn' in 'ifreq'
clang-3.8 and later: All compilers are either blacklisted or unavailable
cdo @1.9.2: error: variable has incomplete type 'struct mach_task_basic_info'
textmate2 @2.0-rc.4: Build fails with SDK < 10.11
rust @1.24.1: Symbol not found: _CCDigestGetOutputSizeFromRef
seqan-apps @2.2.0: fatal error: 'cinttypes' file not found
go @1.10: Assertion failed: (ref_addr_die != NULL), function AppendDependants
FreeRDP @2.0.0-rc1: error: unknown type name 'AudioFormatID'
rpcgen-mt @327266: svn: invalid option: --ignore-keywords
Failed to configure llvm-5.0: configure failure: command execution failed
htop: compiler on older systems
pacvim fails to build without C++11 support
bzflag @2.4.14: error: A c++ compiler with C++0x support is required to build BZFlag

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
ffmpeg, ffmpeg-devel: not distributable on Snow Leopard or Lion
Unable to get mariadb-10.2 & mariadb-10.1 or working on OS X Lion
Compile errors installing nodejs9 or nodejs10 on Lion

Last modified 6 years ago Last modified on Mar 7, 2012, 4:03:15 PM