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Re: [bug-patch] Building on mingw

From: Andreas Gruenbacher
Subject: Re: [bug-patch] Building on mingw
Date: Mon, 8 Jun 2009 16:11:02 +0200
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On Monday, 8 June 2009 15:57:00 Martin Panter wrote:
> Thanks for looking at these issues
> On 05/06/2009, Andreas Gruenbacher <address@hidden> wrote:
> . . .
> >  I have uploaded the latest alpha version here:
> >
> >   ftp://alpha.gnu.org/gnu/patch/patch-2.5.9-117-g6d9e60f.tar.gz
> >
> >  Are there any remaining problems (aside from the seek issue)?
> Your tar file seems to be missing some files, though they're present
> in git. I extracted the git version over the top to test it. These
> were the files missing:
> Only in patch-6d9e60f59a055921a6fb161588fe204e2d359349/: .gitignore

What would this file be good for in the tarball?

> Only in patch-6d9e60f59a055921a6fb161588fe204e2d359349/: autogen.sh

This shouldn't actually be needed in the tarball, either.

> Only in patch-6d9e60f59a055921a6fb161588fe204e2d359349/gl/lib: dup2.c
> Only in patch-6d9e60f59a055921a6fb161588fe204e2d359349/gl/lib: getopt_int.h
> Only in patch-6d9e60f59a055921a6fb161588fe204e2d359349/gl/lib: rename.c
> Only in patch-6d9e60f59a055921a6fb161588fe204e2d359349/gl/lib: strndup.c
> Only in patch-6d9e60f59a055921a6fb161588fe204e2d359349/gl/m4: dup2.m4
> Only in patch-6d9e60f59a055921a6fb161588fe204e2d359349/gl/m4: rename.m4
> Only in patch-6d9e60f59a055921a6fb161588fe204e2d359349/gl/m4: strndup.m4

Ah, I indeed forgot to manually add those to Makefile.in. Thanks!

> So far the main compilation problem is that strndup from gnulib
> doesn't seem to be compiling. There's an "implicit declaration"
> warning and it fails to link.

Maybe because strndup.m4 was missing? If you include the error messages, that 
should give us an idea what's going wrong.

> I'll dig into it some more another day 
> when I get a chance, but I guess the makefiles or something need
> updating.



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