Subject: Re: build problem current
To: Wolfgang Rupprecht <>
From: Paul B Dokas <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/28/1999 13:56:31
On 27 Jan 1999, Wolfgang Rupprecht wrote:
> NT -I/v/src/netbsd/NetBSD-current/usr/src/lib/libc/include -D__DBINTERFACE_PRIVA
> rent/usr/src/lib/libc/sys/Lint_syscall.c
> creating LintSysNormal.c
> /v/src/netbsd/NetBSD-current/usr/src/lib/libc/sys/makelintstub: arith: syntax er
> ror: "e"
> The error seems to be related to the makelintstub shell script.  The
> following line seems to be failing:
> makelintstub:118:		*) echo -n "$arg arg$i"; i=$(($i + 1));;
> Changing /usr/src/lib/libc/sys/ so that it invokes bash as
> the script interpreter for makelintstub seemed to get it over the hump.  
> Is /bin/sh broken somehow?
> -wolfgang

I got around this by recompiling and installing /bin/sh.

Paul Dokas                                  
Don Juan Matus:  "an enigma wrapped in mystery wrapped in a tortilla."