[mesa-users] problems installing newest version of MESA

Josiah Schwab jwschwab at berkeley.edu
Tue Aug 26 13:39:34 EDT 2014

On 26 August 2014 at 10:32 PDT, Brian Jackson wrote:

> I just checked out a recent version of MESA (6794) and went to install
> it. I've run into two issues:
> 1. I had trouble installing crlibm. ./install kept complaining
> that it couldn't find crlibm-1.0beta4.tar.gz. I just DLed that file
> and put it into the crlibm directory, and that corrected the problem.
> Does MESA-SDK not include the file?

This file isn't in the SDK, it ships in the main mesa directory.


If it is missing, you have a bad checkout or something.

> 2. Then, I ran into the problem shown below. First several lines
> similar to the first line shown below and then ./install crashes:
> defined(@array) is deprecated at /Applications/mesasdk/bin/fpx3 line 1283.
>     (Maybe you should just omit the defined()?)
> FC gyre_evol_model.f90
> gyre_evol_model.f90:2359.4:
>     this%cc => cc
>     1
> Error: Different types in pointer assignment at (1); attempted
> assignment of CLASS(cocache_t) to TYPE(cocache_t)
> make: *** [gyre_evol_model.mod] Error 1

This almost certainly means you're using an "ancient" SDK (probably
mid-2013 or earlier).  Try upgrading to the latest version.


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