Subject: Re: make build fails in /usr/src/bin/dd
To: mel kravitz <>
From: Bill Studenmund <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/03/2000 10:48:55
On Mon, 3 Jan 2000, mel kravitz wrote:

> make build fails in /usr/src/bin/dd
> cc1: warnings being treated as errors
> dd.c In function 'setup':
> dd.c:159: warning: null format string
> dd.c:164: warning: null format string
> *** Error code 1
> Stop.
> any help or suggestions would be appreciated.

You need a newer compiler. A while back gcc was chnaged to accept
format strings which were null, and then the tree was changed to use this.

Take care,