The allinone 2.29.3 package compiles fine (with the exception of nam) on OS X 10.4.6 running on Intel Core Duo.
The 2.29.3 package was a maintenance release announce a few days ago. ~Ethan On May 31, 2006, at 8:14 AM, Sven Ehlert wrote: > > Dear John > > John Kioussis wrote: >> Hi, >> I had a problem while trying to build ns-2 from package >> ns-allinone-2.29.2 on an Intel Core Duo processor and Cygwin. The >> following error >> appears while building tcl8.4.11 : > > Unfortunately we don't have Core Duo Machines available here, so don't > have experience in this area. > > >> />>checking for sin... 7 [main] ? (11612) C:\cygwin\bin >> \gcc.exe : *** >> fatal >>>> error - couldn't allocsize 65536, page_const 4096 >>>> 8 [main] gcc 11068 child_copy: stack write copy failed, 0x22EB90.. >>>> 0x230000, done 0 , windows pid 2288324, Win32 error 5 >>>> yes >>>> checking for main in -lieee... no >>>> checking for main in -linet... no >>>> checking for net/errno.h... no >>>> checking for connect... yes >>>> checking for gethostbyname... yes >>>> checking how to build libraries... static >>>> checking for ranlib... ranlib >>>> checking if 64bit support is requested... no >>>> checking if 64bit Sparc VIS support is requested... no >>>> *checking system version (for dynamic loading)... ./configure: line >> 7624: syntax >>>> error near unexpected token ')' >>>> ./configure: line 7624: ' OSF*)'* >> tcl8.3.2 configuration failed! Exiting.../ >> >> (why tcl8.3.2????....) > > This is a typo error - nevermind. > >> I have built successfully ns-allinone-2.29.2 on an Intel Pentium >> III and >> cygwin. I also have tried to >> build tcl ( 8.4.14 and 8.5a4 ) from source, with msys/mingw, but it >> couldn't be built. Should I try linux? If yes, the distribution >> Ubuntu 6.06 Flight 7 would be fine? Is it possible at all to build >> ns2 >> on Intel Core Duo? > > As you've written, there seems a general Tcl problem with Core Duo, > which is out of our hands unfortunately. My guess that you won't have > these problems under Linux, however still without Core Duo experience. > > Kind regards > /Sven Ehlert > > > >> >> Thank you! >> >>