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Michael Dickens

  • Nicknames: michaelld
  • E-Mail: michaelld AT macports.org

Michael has been programming since 1981 in various languages including assembly (6502, 680x0, PPC, x86 - notice a trend?), C, C++, MATLAB (now PyLab), and Python. He has been a Mac user since entering MIT undergrad in 1986, and is finishing his PhD at the University of Notre Dame in the general topic area of software-defined radios (SDR) in 2012. He has worked for BBN (1992 through 1997) and The MITRE Corporation (Fall 2001 through Spring 2005), and is currently a consultant in the area of SDR / real-time signal processing systems. He is a GNU Radio developer, having contributed the Mac OS X USB and audio interfaces as well as numerous other bug fixes and various parts of the build system.

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Assigned Open Tickets

#13640
qt4-mac conflicts with qt3 on /opt/local/bin/lrelease
#20309
qt4-x11 doesn't support 10.6 or later
#20986
qt4-x11 update to 4.7.0
#21294
Enable cffi support in swig?
#27826
py-pyqt4: switch from mac to x11 dist for dbus support
#31310
py-numpy: +atlas +gcc44 +universal fixes, tested with py27-numpy 1.6.1_0 on ppc/ppc64
#31419
py27-numpy: multiarray.so: wrong architecture
#32842
swig-python build fails for non-default build_arch
#34891
swig: subports do not respect build_arch
#35543
SuiteSparse fails to build on Tiger, G3
#36410
Qt applications are blurry on MBP Retina
#36431
qt4-mac: macdeployqt shows errors when trying to copy in frameworks
#36435
swig-octave: mkoctfile... configure: error: mkoctfile is not installed
#37340
py32-numpy (but other version also?) does not link against libgomp when needed
#38806
cmake +universal cannot be installed with universal_archs='i386 ppc'
#39495
qwt60+examples installed, but no examples found
#39681
Error in SWIG C++ when installing gnuradio +full on OSX 10.6
#39803
qt4-mac @4.8.5_0 missing dependency: qt4-mac-sqlite3-plugin
#40412
swig @2.0.10_0: swig-allegro, swig-mzscheme, swig-pike fail to compile
#41720
cmake @2.8.12: hardcoded /opt/local
#41766
py27-numpy @1.8.0_2 +atlas +gcc48 compile error - build failure
#41817
CMake @2.8.12_2: remove /sw paths from installed cmake modules
#43493
New port request, sdrangelove
#44232
patch to have cmake use -dynamiclib in CMAKE_SHARED_MODULE_CREATE
#44237
CMake @3.0.0_2: configure and build pick up local frameworks
#44988
gnuradio-next: error: sys/soundcard.h: No such file or directory
#44998
make Qt4 respect icon visibility preferences in the system tray menu
#44999
limit Qt4's menu item placement guessing and the damages it can cause
#45406
py27-pyqt4 fails when trying to install gqrx
#45562
swig 3.0.2 port lacks necessary JavaScript files
#45685
cmake fails because of XML linking error (expat issue?)
#46552
phonon update to 4.8.3, with Qt5 support
#47108
GQRX saying it can't install gnu radio because of a py27-scipy dependency conflict- but gnuradio is already installed.
#47466
qt4: improved support for less common font weights
#47495
gqrx: terminating with uncaught exception of type boost::exception_detail::clone_impl<boost::exception_detail::error_info_injector<boost::system::system_error> >: send_to: Permission denied
#47903
SuiteSparse @4.2.1_0: update to 4.4.4
#48009
volk @20150521_0 Undefined symbols for architecture x86_64
#48130
uhd @3.8.4: i386 build fails: error: integer constant is too large for ‘long’ type
#48205
py27-pyqwt: support for qwt60
#48652
JRE installation dialog when updating cmake
#49143
qwt does not build with new qt4-mac port
#49303
qt4-mac: Update to 4.8.7_2 Breaks CMake
#49337
cmake @3.3.2: CMAKE_OSX_DEPLOYMENT_TARGET (10.11) is greater than CMAKE_OSX_SYSROOT SDK
#49344
qt4-mac: macdeployqt broken in 4.8.7_2
#49365
"port upgrade outdated" for 2.3.4 fails in cmake
#49388
py27-pyqwt fails to compile on OSX 10.9.5
#49629
qt4-mac: qmake is in /opt/local/libexec/qt4/bin/qmake
#49696
cmake @3.4.0 build fails if /Library/Frameworks/libcurl.framework exists
#49709
cmake, gnuradio, gr-foo, gr-ieee802-11, gr-ieee802-15-4, volk: just use cxx11 1.0 portgroup
#49798
volk @1.1.1 fails to build with gcc-4.2
#50269
qt4-mac @4.8.7_3: use of undeclared CoreWLAN identifiers
#50347
qt4-mac lacks global pkgconfig data
#50481
qt4-mac: libc++ under Lion
#51084
py27-pyqwt fails to compile on OSX 10.11.4 when installing gnuradio
#51135
qt4-mac fails to build with libressl 2.3.3
#52205
CMake PortGroup: set compiler explicitly
#52258
cmake upgrade to 3.6.2_0 fails
#52334
phonon needs libpng
#52415
missing qt5 variant for qscintilla
#52559
py27-numpy fresh installation on Sierra fails test
#53201
cmake: doesn't recognize macports-clang (No known features for CXX compiler)
#53430
Please update swig-ruby to work with ruby-2.4
#53615
cmake : ignore policy CMP0025
#54127
cppunit @1.14.0 should fallback to a MacPorts gcc if no system c++11 compliant compiler is being found
#54145
py33-numpy @1.12.1: numpy requires Python >= 3.4

Reported Open Tickets

#26032
Patches for psi and psi-otr for augmented functionality
#39681
Error in SWIG C++ when installing gnuradio +full on OSX 10.6
#41383
llvm-gcc42 executables link with /usr/lib/libstdc++ when libc++ is used by MacPorts
#44381
Add port:flex to graphviz build dependencies
#48238
libusb-compat: various changes
#52323
aquaterm fails to build on 10.12 sierra
#54416
gcc8 draft port

On CC Open Tickets

#13640
qt4-mac conflicts with qt3 on /opt/local/bin/lrelease
#19397
py-scipy: not completely universal
#20309
qt4-x11 doesn't support 10.6 or later
#22563
psi build failure on 10.6 64-bit
#29734
amarok-devel does not find phonon
#31105
phonon vlc backend for amarok and kde apps
#34271
python27 2.7.3_0 py27-gtk 2.22.0_1 etc -- pkg-config files not installed correctly for python 2.6 and 2.7 versions of pygtk and pygobject
#35740
qt4-x11 fails to build on Leopard/PowerPC
#36818
Amarok cannot play any audio files / phonon backend missing
#37604
doxygen and xorg-libxcb circular dependency
#37732
cmake-1.0: provide option to disable CMAKE_OSX_ARCHITECTURES
#38838
Cannot add .qch files to QtCreator
#39424
Ports that use qmake: consider using the new qmake portgroup
#40656
Use -isystem instead of -I in default configure.cppflags
#42872
cmake PortGroup: don't add -I${prefix}/include to CXXFLAGS
#43431
Ports with a mysql4 or mysql5 variants and/or dependencies should switch to using mysql56 or possibly mariadb.
#43499
qt4-mac-mysql51-plugin upgrade after replacing mysql5 by mysql51 FAILS
#43676
py27-scipy: Symbol not found: _PyUnicodeUCS2_AsASCIIString
#45245
Inconsistency between python-scientific and most recent version of Numpy
#46029
port submission: qtchooser
#46517
octave-tsa @4.2.7 needs gcc dependency
#46606
qt4-mac "noexceptions" variant
#46607
qt4-mac +KDE variant.
#47047
new (meta)port submission: qt5-mac-mysql-plugins
#47127
cmake portgroup: use ninja and/or speed up destroot install?
#47255
making port:xz optionally independent of other ports
#47294
port submission: qt_select
#47579
cmake portgroup: an option to specify non-default location of CMakeLists.txt
#47844
cmake_share_module_dir set to wrong value in cmake PortGroup
#47989
gr-gsm
#47990
gr-lte, gr-bluetooth, op25
#48024
charm-qt5 @1.8.0_20150312: cannot evaluate portfile
#48143
octave-1.0.tcl
#48288
CMake generating broken Xcode projects when using OpenCV
#48562
Update qwt to 6.1.2
#49108
CMake Portgroup: use a custom CMAKE_BUILD_TYPE
#49150
py34-shiboken fail install or upgrade
#49548
Currently failing KDE4 ports (because of concurrent qt4-mac and other reasons)
#49721
qt5: some programs' tests try to delete /Applications
#49748
boost @1.59.0_2 (devel) +mpich ld: file not found -- build failure
#49793
qt4/5: set default QThread thread stack size to a reasonable value
#49895
py27-scipy @0.16.1_0 +gcc5 +atlas completes install, but doesn't work: symbol not found
#49978
boost mpich problem on el capitan
#50246
CMake PortGroup : generate a file in ${workpath} containing the complete cmake invocation
#50271
CMake Portgroup: activate CMAKE_EXPORT_COMPILE_COMMANDS
#50448
Change filenames of binary packages built against libc++ on < 10.9
#50671
boost: Update to 1.64.0
#50723
py27-scipy and py26-scipy fail during "upgrade outdated" with "must set at least one Fortran variant"
#50725
compilers-1.0 portgroup allows selection of nonexistent variant to defeat default variant
#51000
cmake-1.0: better support for relocation of libraries
#51986
py27-scipy: fails to build on OS X 10.9
#51999
virtualbox: fails to find OpenWatcom and Qt4
#52862
qt4-mac +debug: non-debug QtWebkit links to debug frameworks, and QtWebkit_debug does not exist
#52910
glbinding 2.1.1 submission
#52927
cpplocate submission
#53075
zmq @4.2.0 does not build on a PPC running OS X 10.5.8
#53199
py35-pyqt5 fail to build
#53230
preparing port:qt5-kde step 2 : the qt5 PortGroup(s)
#53236
Run time exception in gqrx caused by gnuradio log
#53369
Qt5 : load OpenSSL dynamically using MacPorts' port:openssl
#53460
boost: incompatible with _LIBCPP_DEBUG?
#53634
clang++-mp-4.0 -stdlib=macports-libstdc++ should be in C++11 mode by default
#54176
boost assumes libc++ is only used by clang
#54357
Qt5 : 5.9, 5.8 and Mac OS X 10.9
#54387
CMake fails to determine size of 16-bit int
#54614
gr-fosphor @20160522_4 crashes when running

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