Subject: Re: bin/11211: make build on 1.4.3 fails on a warning
To: Chris Pinnock <C.J.E.Pinnock@qmw.ac.uk>
From: Simon Burge <email@example.com>
Date: 10/14/2000 01:07:28
Chris Pinnock wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 13, 2000 at 11:05:29PM +1100, Simon Burge wrote:
> > There were some changes to the compiler two or three days ago that go
> > hand-in-hand with these warnings. Can you try:
> > cd /usr/src/gnu/usr.bin/egcs
> > make clean
> > make depend
> > make
> > make install
> > and that should fix the errors you're seeing in rmail. You could
> > probably get away with just "make && make install" with a bit of luck.
> I did the above with egcs and rmail now builds ok. Serves me
> right for doing a make UPDATE= build...
The problem was not so much the UPDATE= build but that the compiler
itself needed upgrading. Even a clean build would have used the
existing compiler and run into the same problem. It's one of those
chicken-and-egg things that's hard to solve automatically.
> This pr can be closed I guess.
Simon Burge <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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