Subject: Re: AOLServer on NetBSD
To: Marty Cawthon <mrc@ChipChat.com>
From: Kevin P. Neal <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/28/2001 23:38:22
On Thu, Mar 29, 2001 at 03:11:09AM +0000, Marty Cawthon wrote:
> 3) I downloaded the source from AOLServer.com and attempted to
> compile it on NetBSD. I encountered some errors.
> In examining one of the files used by the 'make' process, I
> saw where different compile options were set depending upon
> the platform (FreeBSD, OpenBSD, Solaris, etc). My understanding
> is that OpenBSD is derived from NetBSD, so I used the OpenBSD
> settings for when "NetBSD" was recognized. There were errors,
> most notably that "GCC did not like a 'pthreads' option".
> QUESTION: Is there a technical limitation
> which prevents AOLServer
> from compiling and running on NetBSD?
Why not post the last 15-20 lines or so printed out during the make?
Then people on the list will have a better idea what the actual problem
Kevin P. Neal http://www.pobox.com/~kpn/
"It sounded pretty good, but it's hard to tell how it will work out
in practice." -- Dennis Ritchie, ~1977, "Summary of a DEC 32-bit machine"