Bug 234542 - science/hdf5: Does not create .pc file for linking
Summary: science/hdf5: Does not create .pc file for linking
Status: Open
Alias: None
Product: Ports & Packages
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Individual Port(s) (show other bugs)
Version: Latest
Hardware: Any Any
: --- Affects Some People
Assignee: Po-Chuan Hsieh
Keywords: needs-patch
Depends on:
Blocks: 236824
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Reported: 2019-01-01 12:31 UTC by Muhammad Moinur Rahman
Modified: 2020-12-18 22:12 UTC (History)
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Description Muhammad Moinur Rahman freebsd_committer 2019-01-01 12:31:59 UTC
science/hdf5 by default doeesn't create any .pc for pkg-config to dynamically link with it's libraries. So far it seems we will need to use cmake.
Comment 1 Thierry Thomas freebsd_committer 2020-12-16 15:52:53 UTC
I have just submitted PR 251894 which could solve this, if your port supports HDF5 1.12.0:
Comment 2 Muhammad Moinur Rahman freebsd_committer 2020-12-18 22:12:31 UTC
(In reply to Thierry Thomas from comment #1)
My problem is with science/py-netCDF4 which cannot find the library itself as there is no .pc file. Thanks for the patch. I will try to give it a shot once it lands in the tree.