[racket-dev] racket-5.1{, .0.6} not building foreign interface not supported

From: Matthew Flatt (mflatt at cs.utah.edu)
Date: Fri Apr 8 08:14:19 EDT 2011

At Fri, 08 Apr 2011 12:45:50 +0200, Marijn wrote:
> subject is valid for both its meanings:
> 1) my build fails and complains "make-stubborn-will-executor: foreign
> interface not supported for this platform"
> 2) it seems impossible to disable foreign as I get this even if I pass
> --disable-foreign to configure

Providing `--disable-foreign' will definitely disable the foreign
interface. Maybe you meant `--enable-foreign' above?

The log that you enclosed shows `configure' being called with
`--disable-foreign', and it looks like the log is showing a
package-based build. Is the `--disable-foreign' flag built into the

> PS It seems that configure.{ac,in} is missing from the source tarball.

It's in the "racket" subdirectory of "src".

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