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Date: Wed, 15 Aug 2001 15:39:17 -0600
From: Earnie Boyd <earnie_boyd AT yahoo DOT com>
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To: Jason Tishler <jason AT tishler DOT net>
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Subject: Re: Does CVS build?
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Jason Tishler wrote:
> After doing a fresh checkout a few hours ago, I got the following build
> error:
>     gcc ... ../../../src/libiberty/strerror.c
>     ../../../src/libiberty/strerror.c:465: warning: static declaration for `sys_nerr' follows non-static
>     ../../../src/libiberty/strerror.c:466: conflicting types for `sys_errlist'
>     /home/jt/src/cygwin/src/newlib/libc/include/sys/errno.h:21: previous declaration of `sys_errlist'
>     make[1]: *** [strerror.o] Error 1
>     make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/jt/src/cygwin/build/i686-pc-cygwin/libiberty'
>     make: *** [all-target-libiberty] Error 2
> I was able to workaround the above by applying the attached patch.
> Is this cockpit error?  Or, does CVS currently not build?
> Thanks,
> Jason
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>    error.h.diffName: error.h.diff
>                Type: Plain Text (text/plain)

This is caused by the following patch.  What's up Chris?

Mon Aug 13 22:26:01 2001  Christopher Faylor <cgf AT cygnus DOT com>

        * libc/include/sys/errno.h: Declare sys_errlist and sys_nerr,

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