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Re: [Lynx-dev] Lynx and the Mac

From: Chuck Houpt
Subject: Re: [Lynx-dev] Lynx and the Mac
Date: Wed, 20 Sep 2006 23:35:25 -0400

When compiling Lynx 2.8.5 on Mac OS X 10.4, I needed to preprocessor-define h_addr, since it isn't defined in 10.4:

export CPPFLAGS="$CPPFLAGS -Dh_addr=h_addr_list[0]"

An alternative approach is to compile Lynx using the 10.3 SDK, which avoids the h_addr issue.

A useful reference here is the Lynxlet build scripts, which are contained inside the application package. The lynx build script (targeting 10.3) is:

Cheers - Chuck

At 3:41 PM -0500 9/20/06, Stef Caunter wrote:
Unless you need extra functionality, you will get everything you need from


On Wed, 20 Sep 2006, Adam Ophir Shapira wrote:

Though my attempt to install Lynx 2.8.5 on a mac was *not*
successful --- I *did* successfully install Lynx 2.8.4.

I am using a PowerMac Duo running Mac OS X 10.4.7 --- if

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