Subject: pkg/6604: lex fails somehow when building NMH-0.27
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List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 12/17/1998 02:08:16
>Number:         6604
>Category:       pkg
>Synopsis:       lex fails somehow when building NMH-0.27
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    gnats-admin (GNATS administrator)
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Wed Dec 16 23:20:01 1998
>Originator:     Greg A. Woods
Planix, Inc.; Toronto, Ontario; Canada
>Release:        NetBSD-current sup'ed approx Dec. 2, 1998

System: NetBSD 1.3I
     $NetBSD: crt0.c,v 1.30 1998/09/05 13:20:07 pk Exp $
     $NetBSD: flex.skl,v 1.9 1998/01/05 05:15:47 perry Exp $
     $NetBSD: skeleton.c,v 1.14 1997/10/20 03:41:16 lukem Exp $


nmh-0.27 and the NetBSD lex (really flex) don't grok each other


Observe the following when building hmn-0.27

lex -nt ./dtimep.lex | sed -f ./lexedit.sed > dtimep.c
LEX FAILED: using pre-lexed dtimep.c