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Re: Can't build cygwin from CVS: configure error
- From: Christopher Faylor <cgf-rcm at cygwin dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Fri, 10 Oct 2003 22:20:27 -0400
- Subject: Re: Can't build cygwin from CVS: configure error
- References: <Pine.GSO.4.56.0310101703540.2767@eos>
- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
On Fri, Oct 10, 2003 at 05:04:59PM -0500, Brian Ford wrote:
>Sorry Hannu, I meant to send this to the list instead of you personally.
>On Fri, 10 Oct 2003, Hannu E K Nevalainen wrote:
>> $ cvs -z3 co winsup
>This gives you everything you need. I just tested it.
That's because I just fixed it. When I tried this earlier, there were all
sorts of errors during the checkout. That was a good clue, to me at least,
that something was wrong.
>> In using the script above, with a /src/src/build as *current* directory, the
>> make phase stops as shown below.
>Please don't use a subdirectory as a build directory. If your sources are
>in /src, then make your build directory parallel ie. /build.
It shouldn't matter.
>> ../../../../winsup/mingw/include/sys/types.h:119: error: syntax error before
>> ../../../../winsup/mingw/include/sys/types.h:119: warning: useless keyword
>> or type name in empty declaration
>> ../../../../winsup/mingw/include/sys/types.h:119: warning: empty declaration
>cvs update. This was recently broken and then fixed IIRC.
Right. cvs update is your friend. Before you report a bug, it makes sense
to check to see if the bug has been fixed already.
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