Subject: Re: current has no /usr/include/readline/history.h
To: Martin Husemann <>
From: Jaromír <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/14/2001 09:43:49
Martin Husemann wrote:
> Is it just me or does a -current system not install a readline/history.h
> header?
> This breaks the build of gdb for me:
> cc -O2 -pipe  -Werror   -I. -I/usr/src/gnu/usr.bin/gdb -I/usr/src/gnu/usr.bin/gdb/../../dist/gdb/config -I/usr/src/gnu/usr.bin/gdb/../../dist/gdb  -I/usr/src/gnu/lib/libbfd -I/usr/src/gnu/usr.bin/gdb/../../dist/bfd -I/usr/src/gnu/usr.bin/gdb/../../dist/include  -I/usr/include/readline  -DHOST_NAME=\"i386--netbsd\"  -DTARGET_NAME=\"i386--netbsd\" -DSVR4_SHARED_LIBS -c /usr/src/gnu/usr.bin/gdb/../../dist/gdb/tracepoint.c
> /usr/src/gnu/usr.bin/gdb/../../dist/gdb/tracepoint.c:34: history.h: No such file or directory

Please try again with rev. 1.2 of basesrc/lib/libedit/readline/Makefile.
That should fix it to install the include file during the 'make includes'

Jaromir Dolecek <>
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