[Libreoffice] Trouble building the redland module on mac

Michael Meeks michael.meeks at novell.com
Fri Jun 3 11:49:41 PDT 2011

Hi Will,

	First - awesome to see you here ! :-) welcome back.

On Fri, 2011-06-03 at 14:25 -0400, William Lachance wrote:
> I've been attempting to get LibreOffice master built on my Mac running
> 10.6. Per the instructions on the wiki, I installed XCode with the
> 10.4 SDK option and the various ports mentioned here

	Sadly I don't have a mac to test.

> I've been stuck with a problem building the redland module though. It
> seems to want to compile something called 'raptor' using a system
> version of libxml, and is getting stuck:

	You may find it easier to stay on the beaten track wrt. configure
options (which may mean an internal libxml), and or ./autogen.sh
--with-distro=LibreOfficeMacOSX # but again, I'm not a Mac guy, so just

> ToFile( "LIBXML_CFLAGS",     "-I/opt/local/include/libxml2",    "e" );
> ToFile( "LIBXML_LIBS",       "-L/opt/local/lib -lxml2 -lz -lpthread
> -liconv -lm",      "e" );

	Ah - most likely this is not used by the inner configure, but only by
the OO.o code.

>  Any ideas on what the problem could be here? I did notice that
> redland/raptor/makefile.mk defines the configure flags to be:
> Do we need to somehow change this to include LIBXML_CFLAGS and
> LIBXML_LIBS? Just changing CPPFLAGS to "-nostdinc $(INCLUDE)
> $(LIBXML_CFLAGS)" unfortunately didn't seem to help. Any advice on how
> to tackle this appreciated.

	Sounds like it :-) I wonder if we need some CFLAGS with that in, as
well as CPPFLAGS - no doubt the test is in C ?

	Anyhow - thanks for getting stuck in,



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