Subject: Re: net/tnftpd fails to build on Linux
To: None <,>
From: Luke Mewburn <>
List: pkgsrc-users
Date: 09/25/2006 16:16:50
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On Mon, Sep 18, 2006 at 08:51:06PM +0200, Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
  | On Mon, Sep 18, 2006 at 02:04:06PM -0400, Louis Guillaume wrote:
  | > yacc  ftpcmd.y
  | > gcc -I. -I./.. -I. -I..  -I./../libnetbsd -DHAVE_TNFTPD_H=3D1 -O2
  | > -D_DEFAULT_CONFDIR=3D\"/etc\"  -c -o ftpcmd.o
  | > ftpcmd.y: In function `yyparse':
  | > ftpcmd.y:300: error: `epsvall' undeclared (first use in this function)
  | > ftpcmd.y:300: error: (Each undeclared identifier is reported only once
  | > ftpcmd.y:300: error: for each function it appears in.)
  | > ftpcmd.y:544: error: `sitetab' undeclared (first use in this function)
  | > ftpcmd.y: At top level:
  | > ftpcmd.y:1303: warning: static declaration of 'check_write' follows
  | > non-static declaration
  | > ftpcmd.y:423: warning: previous implicit declaration of 'check_write'
  | > was here
  | > ftpcmd.y:1304: error: conflicting types for 'help'
  | > ftpcmd.y:544: error: previous implicit declaration of 'help' was here
  | > ftpcmd.y:1305: error: conflicting types for 'port_check'
  | > ftpcmd.y:258: error: previous implicit declaration of 'port_check' wa=
s here
  | > *** Error code 1
  | Thanks, as you have confirmed this is a difference between BSD yacc and
  | GNU bison, which seem to order the blocks differently and therefore see
  | the declaration e.g. of epsvall too late.
  | I've CCed Luke, who's the author and should be able to easily fix it.

It's a bug in the version of ftpcmd.y that is in tnftpd-20040810,
which was fixed in the NetBSD sources on 2005/01/05.
I intend to update tnftpd "soon" to incorporate this fix, amongst

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