Subject: Re: More build failures
To: Tim Rightnour <>
From: Klaus Klein <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 06/10/1998 22:50:05
Tim Rightnour <> writes:

> On 10-Jun-98 Brian Cully spoke unto us all:
> # There are a bunch of mis-typed `line_no' variables in usr.sbin/ypserv.
> # 
> # They're all defined as `int' but should be `size_t' instead. This also
> # necessitates a cast down to int on the various warnx() and errx()
> # calls that happen to.
> # 
> # The work is more trivial than generating the patch, which is why I haven't
> # done so.
> # 
> I just sent a patch to current-users about an hour ago..  It was indeed,
> trivial.. Is this alpha specific though?  I fixed it by making the
> %d in errx a %ld.  I thought size_t was unsigned long on all ports?

NetBSD's ILP32 ports use `unsigned int' for `size_t'.