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

GraphicsMagick fix for 10.7
Pallet crashed during port upgrade
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
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
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"
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
mpv @0.26.0: You manually enabled the feature 'cocoa', but the autodetection check failed.
mesa @17.1.6_0: error: implicit declaration of function 'fstatat' is invalid in C99
mysql57 @ 5.7.17 : Failed to build mysql57: command execution failed
ceres-solver refuses to build under 10.8
cmake @3.10.0: Cannot find a C++ compiler supporting C++11 on this system

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

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