[Qgis-developer] Build question for 1.8

William Kyngesburye woklist at kyngchaos.com
Mon May 28 16:18:58 PDT 2012

It's a spatialindex bug.  It should work if spatialindex is installed in the default /usr/local, but may still need -I/usr/local/include in the cmake CMAKE_CXX_FLAGS.  Or fix your installation of spatialindex.

I added a bug report at:


On May 28, 2012, at 5:52 PM, Larry Shaffer wrote:

> William, et al.,
> On Sun, Apr 29, 2012 at 7:04 PM, William Kyngesburye <woklist at kyngchaos.com> wrote [0]:
> Yes, spatialindex was remove from the source, so it's now an external dependency.
> ...
> Once found, I see another problem - internally, spatialindex headers include each other by spatialindex/*/*.h.  But QGIS does not - I think it's previous internal spatialindex had these includes all changed.  ...and indeed, changing the one include in core/qgsspatialindex.cpp to:
> #include <spatialindex/SpatialIndex.h>
> does the trick.
> Manual edit of core/qgsspatialindex.cpp still required for building on Mac. Should that change be considered, or should the edit just be noted in the Mac build notes?
> Regards,
> Larry
> [0] http://osgeo-org.1560.n6.nabble.com/Config-fails-on-find-of-spatialindex-library-tp4939392p4939734.html

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