Subject: Re: building -current fails on powerpc
To: Martin Husemann <>
From: David Laight <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/28/2003 12:45:05
On Tue, Jan 28, 2003 at 12:11:46PM +0100, Martin Husemann wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 28, 2003 at 11:47:48AM +0100, Christian Groessler wrote:
> > build aborts when configuring for groff. The following c++ test
> > program fails:
> There are two errors: (1) the test program is wrong, it needs to include
> <unistd.h> to get the proper _exit() prototype.
> And (2) the message emited by the linker is wrong - it's _exit not vfork.

But that isn't the actual problem is it???

My C++ is minimal (and rusty) but it looks to me as though the
purpose of this test is to check that the constructors and
destructors of static items are executed.

It isn't possible to tell which one failed...


David Laight: