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With the removal of the GCC toolset from XCode 5, how are we supposed to build the iOS ultralite library as per the instructions? I added the command line tools to XCode 5, but Apple completely discontinued GCC with XCode.

asked 18 Nov '13, 13:44

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After installing 4.6.3 instead and the command line tools, I get the following errors, looks like it can't find header files. Any thoughts?

News-MacBook-Air:iphone New$ ./ The following iPhoneOS SDK versions were found in /Applications/ 1) 6.1 Please enter the number of the desired SDK version [1]:1 Building with SDK version 6.1... /Applications/SQLAnywhere12/ultralite/iphone/arm /Applications/SQLAnywhere12/ultralite/iphone /Applications/ -c -x c++ -Wno-invalid-offsetof -fno-exceptions -fno-rtti -fcheck-new -arch armv6 -mthumb -miphoneos-version-min=3.0 -pipe -Os -fomit-frame-pointer -Wno-missing-field-initializers -fmessage-length=0 -isysroot /Developer/Platforms/iPhoneOS.platform/Developer/SDKs/iPhoneOS6.1.sdk -o 4bbc8c8db1.o 4bbc8c8db1.c /Applications/ -c -x c++ -Wno-invalid-offsetof -fno-exceptions -fno-rtti -fcheck-new -arch armv6 -mthumb -miphoneos-version-min=3.0 -pipe -Os -fomit-frame-pointer -Wno-missing-field-initializers -fmessage-length=0 -isysroot /Developer/Platforms/iPhoneOS.platform/Developer/SDKs/iPhoneOS6.1.sdk -o 72cf34bcc2.o 72cf34bcc2.c In file included from 24c8fe3eee.h:349, from ae6be1f105.h:8, from be5af043d7.h:8, from 72cf34bcc2.c:19: 21df866d9e.h:10:20: error: stdlib.h: No such file or directory In file included from 24c8fe3eee.h:349, from ae6be1f105.h:8, from be5af043d7.h:8, from 4bbc8c8db1.c:19: 21df866d9e.h:10:20: error: stdlib.h: No such file or directory In file included from db57b1d9cd.h:10, from 28eeeb4172.h:8, from ae6be1f105.h:9, from be5af043d7.h:8, from 72cf34bcc2.c:19:


(18 Nov '13, 15:13) kennygoers
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Which version/build of SQL Anywhere are you using? This does not look current (because the script prompts for which SDK to useā€¦), and this may be a problem that's already fixed. Can you update to the latest EBF/SP?

(18 Nov '13, 15:25) Tim McClements

According to the About box

Is this not the current version? This is what the procurement people gave me.

Thanks for the help.

(18 Nov '13, 15:48) kennygoers
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That is the original 12.0.1 release. There have been several updates since. The current is

(19 Nov '13, 10:41) Tim McClements
(19 Nov '13, 16:21) Jeff Albion

There is a fix in progress for this. (As well as adding 64-bit support.) Clang will be used to compile the library.

As a workaround in the meantime, you can build the library against Xcode 4 and use it with Xcode 5.

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answered 18 Nov '13, 13:53

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Could you provide any updates about migrating to Clang compiler as well as 64-bit support?

(23 Jan '15, 10:29) Stephan Kostine
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According to that older CR note, Xcode 5 support has been available for some time (including 64-bit support for 12.0.1 though the note does tell otherwise). AFAIK, supporting XCode 5 requires Clang support.

UltraLite now supports Xcode 5 and iOS 7. Version 16 includes 64-bit libraries for the new A7 (arm64) chip along with the 64-bit simulator.

(23 Jan '15, 11:00) Volker Barth

Indeed, the latest SPs for v12 and v16 support Xcode 6/iOS 8 and all chips, including 64-bit.

(23 Jan '15, 11:22) Tim McClements
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The build script ( invokes make to build, and the makefile invokes the compiler as: xcrun -sdk iphoneos gcc

That is, we don't try to find the compiler path ourselves...

You can see this in build.log, which is written beside ( just redirects the make output here.) (It's true we invoke 'gcc', but this is really just clang now.)

(23 Jan '15, 13:24) Tim McClements
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