Query of type of memcpy (and sys_errlist) on Cygwin

Csaba Raduly rcsaba@gmail.com
Mon Apr 11 07:52:00 GMT 2016


On Mon, Apr 11, 2016 at 1:20 AM, Tatsuro MATSUOKA  wrote:

> The zipped config.log is placed here:
> http://www.geocities.jp/tmacchant2/config.log.20160411.zip
> The previous reply to Hans I made a mistake to extract the memcpy related part.
> I apologize for that.
> configure:9591: result: no
> configure:9591: checking for memcpy
> configure:9591: gcc -o conftest.exe -g -O2  -I/usr/local/include  -L/usr/local/lib -lcerf conftest.c  >&5
> conftest.c:86:6: warning: conflicting types for built-in function 'memcpy'
>  char memcpy ();

You forgot to copy the important line from config.log:

cannot find -lcerf

Why on earth does a test for memcpy try to link to libcerf?

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