Subject: 14th June sources - build failed.
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Paul Wain <Paul.Wain@liberate.com>
Date: 06/15/1999 09:35:00
I haven't seen this one go by yet so....
Fresh sources sup'ed yesterday morning.... /usr/bin/login refuses to
build when doing a "make build DESTDIR=/home/dist".
The error is due to login.c:105 (ver. 1.42 - 1999/01/11) definition of
the function login not matching the definition of login in
/home/dest/usr/include/util.h:64 (ver. 1.04 1999/06/12).
The problem appears to be that the latter file has a const on the
My guess is that either (a) I have an old version of login.c or (b)
login.c should be fixed to only use the definition in util.h