Subject: Re: Complaints about things not building...
To: Chris G. Demetriou <>
From: Alistair G. Crooks <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/24/1994 03:16:32
> > Your point is well taken; my bug reports aren't always useful.  I am using
> > what I believe to be current source; Oct 15th of all of the source in
> > tar-files/src.  During a build of libc, using the standard gcc-2.4.5, I
> > get an error about 'structure has no member dd_rewind' in one of the
> > filesystems, I believe.
> This was a bug in the sources for a short period of time, and was
> fixed soon afterwards.  your sources are not current enough.  (Though
> i'd have thought that 10/15 was current enough, but whatever).

Works fine on my October 15th tar_files sources - did you remember to
install the new include files before building the library?

Although, looking at it, my /usr/include/dirent.h is dated Sep 13th,
and includes the "long dd_rewind" magic cookie.

i.e. Oct 15 tar_files build fine.

Alistair G. Crooks (			   +44 125 234 6377
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