Hi,

At Wed, 8 Apr 2009 06:16:43 +0900,
Wesha the Leopard wrote in [ruby-core:23148]:
> Bison is NOT installed by default on FreeBSD, resulting in the following error when "make"ing:

Why do you need to make parse.c, which is included in the
tarball?

> Desired functionality:
> * configure recognizes the absence of bison and falls back to yacc

Ruby 1.9 needs bison to create pure parser.  Or yacc on FreeBSD
can generate it?

> Least desired functionality:
> * configure recognizes the absence of bison and notifies the user of inability to continue.

The message from make is very clear, isn't it?

-- 
Nobu Nakada