[tex-live] Building TeXLive in Mac OS X 10.6

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Wed Oct 27 02:32:06 CEST 2010

On Oct 26, 2010, at 6:23 PM, Jjgod Jiang wrote:

> Hi,
> Building TeXLive source on Mac OS X 10.6 will use x86_64 by default, but
> several ATSUI APIs used by XeTeX is not available to x86_64 linking, so
> the whole building process must be forced to use i386 architecture.
> However, simply exporting CFLAGS/CXXFLAGS/LDFLAGS = "-arch i386" doesn't
> work, because in src/libs/icu, the configure script will filter all these
> flags, resulting icu still build as x86_64, which makes XeTeX can't link.
> Any solution to this issue?
> - Jiang


Do you really have to build the binaries for Mac OS X? I thought they would be downloaded as part of the install process.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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