[GRASS-user] fatal error: 'libintl.h' file not found (OSX)

Svein Harald Sønderland snarrald at gmail.com
Sun Oct 12 13:23:42 PDT 2014

Anyone know how to get the r.stream addons to work on mac??

When trying to install I get this error:

fatal error: 'libintl.h' file not found
#include <libintl.h>

Installed grass gis 6.4.3 on my mac OSX v.10.9.5.
GIS Library Revision 50937 (2012-02-25)
Python: 2.6.8

Error message:

(Sun Oct 12 22:11:35 2014)
g.extension.py extension=r.stream.extract
WARNING: GRASS_ADDON_PATH has more items, using first defined -
WARNING: Extension <r.stream.extract> already installed. Re-installing...
Fetching <r.stream.extract> from GRASS-Addons SVN (be patient)...
e/Grass.make:423: warning: overriding commands for target `/
e/Grass.make:414: warning: ignoring old commands for target
In file included from close.c:2:
ss/glocale.h:9:10: fatal error: 'libintl.h' file not found
#include <libintl.h>
1 error generated.
make: *** [OBJ.x86_64-apple-darwin12.4.0/close.o] Error 1
ERROR: Compilation failed, sorry. Please check above error messages.
(Sun Oct 12 22:11:41 2014) Command finished (5 sec)

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