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Hey Adam,

According to the latest cmake (3.11) docs[1], CheckCXXSymbolExists.cmake
still contains a CHECK_SYMBOL_EXISTS command.  This has been around for
a really long time, I'm not sure why you would be having issues with
this now unless you have a broken cmake install.


On 3/30/2018 3:56 PM, Adam Wolf wrote:
> Hi folks!
> Normally I wouldn't ask this question on the list, but it's at or past
> crunch time on the new macOS packaging, so please forgive me.
> I have a macOS 10.11 system I use for KiCad packaging sometimes, and
> I'm running some tests on it.  It has cmake 3.11.0 on it.
> 8 days ago, I was able to build kicad master on it.  Today, I can't
> configure on it.  I get
> CMake Error at CMakeModules/CheckCXXSymbolExists.cmake:41
>   Unknown CMake command "_CHECK_SYMBOL_EXISTS".
> Call Stack (most recent call first):
>   CMakeModules/PerformFeatureChecks.cmake:84 (check_cxx_symbol_exists)
>   CMakeLists.txt:166 (perform_feature_checks)
> This machine is just used for KiCad, and this error doesn't really
> make sense to me.  It very well could be with the scripts I'm using
> for testing, but I'm asking in case anyone has any ideas or has seen
> something similar.
> Adam Wolf
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