Subject: Re: errors building libg++
To: None <>
From: Mike Long <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/18/1996 01:11:27
>Date: Fri, 15 Nov 1996 22:47:29 -0600
>From: Jon Buller <>
>I know there's a trick to this, I think I even ran into it (or
>something real similar) with -current just after 1.1 or perhaps
>halfway between 1.1 and 1.2  I just can't remember what the trick
>to getting this to compile is...  (libgroff has similar problems,
>but EVERYTHING else builds fine.)

>/usr/include/stdlib.h:88: warning: declaration of `volatile void abort()'
>/usr/include/stdlib.h:88: warning: conflicts with built-in declaration `void abort()'

This looks like a problem with g++ (from where else would those
"built-in declarations" be coming?).  Try rebuilding gcc/g++ from
scratch.  Note that libg++ and groff are the only C++ code in the
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