Subject: Re: i386 build failure
To: None <>
From: Paul Goyette <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/29/2007 11:33:28
On Tue, 29 May 2007, Paul Goyette wrote:

>>>      compile  ramdisk-big/ramdiskbin.o
>>>         link  ramdisk-big/ramdiskbin
>>> /Users/jmmv/Projects/NetBSD/obj.i386/Volumes/NetBSD/src/destdir.i386/
>>> usr/lib/libc.a(multibyte_amd1.o): In function `wctob':
>>> multibyte_amd1.c:(.text+0x0): multiple definition of `wctob'
>>> libhack.o:: first defined here
>> This is caused by the wide character support being integrated
>> into libcurses.  I just committed a fix to
>> distrib/utils/libhack/multibyte.c which should fix this build
>> problem.  I've however not tested the result, so it would be nice
>> if someone could help out to test that sysinst still works as it
>> should.
> I've seen the same thing on amd64 builds as well.  I'll let you know as soon 
> as I can if the referenced commit fixes the issue.

A build now succeeds on both i386 and amd64 ports.  I'm at work at the 
moment so unable to actually try booting the result to check that 
sysinst still works.