This is the mail archive of the
mailing list for the Cygwin project.
Re: can't compile wget and lapack++
Jonas Jensen wrote:
> > >Wget has a linkage problem : ftp.o (..........) undefined reference to
> > >'h_errno'
> > These would be porting problems. You should look at the code for these
> > two packages and see where the problem is. In addition, I know wget has
> > been ported before.
> I managed to compile wget by passing 0, rather than h_errno. This makes it say
> "unknown error" rather than "cannot resolve host" when it can't connect. I'm sure
> there is a better way to do it, but....this one's very easy :-)
Uhmm, wouldn't it be better just to add
which is the file which defines h_errno just like in other
OSes. It's not really a porting problem but the too relaxed
handling of external `int' type variables by some programmers.
The same problem is often found with `errno'.
Cygnus Solutions, a Red Hat company
Want to unsubscribe from this list?
Send a message to email@example.com