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Re: Subversion Install Fails on Mac OS X 10.9.1 Mavericks

From: Dmitri Moore <demisxbar_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 13 Feb 2014 07:22:42 -0800

Hi Ben,
Iíve sold this problem by moving to Git instead. This was on my list for a while now anyway, so the time was perfect.

Please see inline responses below in case it helps others (hopefully your email client handles them properly).


On Feb 12, 2014, at 11:11 PM, Ben Reser <ben_at_reser.org> wrote:

> On 2/12/14, 10:54 AM, Dmitri Moore wrote:
>> Installation of subversion on Mac OS X 10.9.1 Mavericks fails with the
>> following error (see below). I have `apr` and `apr-util` already installed with
>> brew. Searching online and Google didnít yield any solution yet. Any advise
>> will be appreciated.
> This doesn't belong on the dev list, support questions belong on the users list.
>> Iíve sent it to dev list according to the guidelines on http://subversion.tigris.org/issue-tracker.html.
It made no obvious distinction between the dev and user lists. Suggest updating
the guidelines and making it a little more clear what goes where.

> However, this is a brew problem. So you probably should look for help over there:
> https://github.com/Homebrew/homebrew/wiki
> It looks to me like the problem is:
> 1) You say you've installed apr and apr-util via homebrew. Why? They're
> included with OS X. You had to go out of your way to get them out of the dupes
> tap.
>> I use brew to manage most of my packages. My Mac OS X didnít appear to have
apr packaged with at all. The only one I am finding is the one that was installed by brew:

# find /usr -name "apr"

> 2) You used --universal and got an error about a missing 32-bit symbol from
> APR. I'm going out on a limb here but I'd bet that your APR and APR-util
> aren't built for 32-bit.
>> Tried to re-install apr and apr-util with óuniversal, but still get same error
when installing subversion. Maybe brew doesnít handle the 32-bit installation
with ďóuniversalĒ option. Donít know.

> With that said, I can't replicate this problem even when I install apr and
> apr-util out of the dupes tap and don't bother to install them with
> --universal. So perhaps you have an old version of brew or old installs of
> apr/apr-util that are broken.
>> I update brew daily, so this canít be the problem.

> One last tip, the coloring for your terminal output made it hard to read for
> me. Usually it's best to avoid HTML mail and to send plain text to public
> lists like this.

Sorry, I didnít realize HTML email made it look that bad. I simply copied and
pasted from terminal and it looked fine on my end. Iíll do my best to remember
to send plain text.
Received on 2014-02-13 16:23:18 CET

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