build problems

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Sat May 10 19:02:00 GMT 2008


On May 10 20:57, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> On May 10 14:42, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> > On Sat, May 10, 2008 at 10:19:22AM -0600, Eric Blake wrote:
> > > I'm getting failures trying to build from CVS, after this patch:
> > > http://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin-cvs/2008-q2/msg00078.html
> > >
> > > /cygwin/config/i386 -I/usr/lib/gcc/i686-pc-cygwin/3.4.4/include -o 
> > > ./_def_time.o ../../../../winsup/cygwin/libc/_def_time.c
> > > ../../../../winsup/cygwin/libc/_def_time.c:13:27: sys/localedef.h: No such 
> > > file or directory
> > > ../../../../winsup/cygwin/libc/_def_time.c:16: error: parse error before 
> > > "_DefaultTimeLocale"
> > 
> > It seems to build ok if you install the NetBSD version of this file from
> > here:
> > 
> > 'http://cvsweb.netbsd.org/bsdweb.cgi/~checkout~/src/sys/sys/localedef.h?rev=1.8'
> > 
> > into include/sys.  However, I'll leave it to Corinna to check this file
> > in, assuming it is appropriate to do so.
> 
> Unfortunately it's not ok.  I added it to the repository two days ago
> and removed some minutes later, when I found that the localedef.h file
> is licensed under the 4-clause BSD license.  However, the only reason
> to use NetBSD's strptime.c instead of the FreeBSD version was to replace
> a 4-clause BSD file with a non-4-clause BSD file.  I've just checked in
> a fix which just moves everything into strptime.cc.  Unfortunately there's
> no 3- or 2-clause localedef.h available :(

Btw., Eric, you never replied to my question I sent to you in PM,
concerning strptime.  I don't mind if you say "no" or "go away with PM"
but *some* reply would have been helpful :}


Corinna

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