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Old   May 9, 2012, 14:00
Default (x-post from 'bugs') mesquite-2.1.2 compile fix for newer gcc
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Hi everyone,

I've seen a lot of heartache around over trying to compile the Thirdparty stage 3 package mesquite-2.1.2 with newer gcc (4.6.x) versions. I was able to add a couple lines into the spec file that effectively patches the source code and allows a clean installation.

The key is in this file:

Add the following:
    find ./src/ObjectiveFunction -ls -type f -exec sed -i 's/size_t/std::size_t/g' {} \;

    find ./src/QualityMetric -ls -type f -exec sed -i 's/size_t/std::size_t/g' {} \;
immediately before this line:
I think this would be compatible with older compilers as well but I'm not sure. The mantis server is down so I can't currently submit a bug report. I'll try again later though.


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Old   May 9, 2012, 17:32
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Hi again,

Just posted an alternative patch in the original post regarding this topic in the "Bugs" section of the forum.

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