Subject: Re: sysutils/mc is broken
To: walt <>
From: Adam <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/14/2004 17:47:33
> Hi,
> While building mc I get this error:
> subshell.c:66:65: stropts.h: No such file or directory
> This is true enough, there is no stropts.h on my system,
> which is -CURRENT, updated as of yesterday.
> Seems simple enough to debug that I could almost do it
> myself -- but I see another problem that worries me a
> bit:  after the build stopped with the missing header
> error the build was marked as 'build_done' so I didn't
> even notice the failure until I tried make install.
> A repeat 'make' then shows no error, so it took me
> quite awhile to figure out that the build actually
> failed.  This behavior seems quite broken to me --
> is it now the way things are designed to work?
> Thanks!


Can you try wip/mc?
Thanks :)

Kind regards,