Call for testing Cygwin snapshot (problem with getline?)

Corinna Vinschen
Mon Dec 5 10:21:00 GMT 2005

On Dec  5 11:19, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> On Dec  5 11:06, Nenad Antic wrote:
> > gcc -c  -I../os/cygwin -I../include   -DCYGWIN -DNO_DBM_REWRITEMAP 
> > -DUSE_HSREGEX  -DSHARED_CORE `../apaci` htpasswd.c
> > htpasswd.c:101: error: conflicting types for 'getline'
> > /usr/include/sys/stdio.h:31: error: previous declaration of 'getline' 
> > was here
> That's a problem with the package.  Two possible causes:
> - Either the mod_perl packages has no configure check for getline and
>   just tries to use its own version in htpasswd.c on some platforms,
>   in this case such a test should be added,
> - or you tried to rebuild the package without configuring again.

I forgot this: Note that getline is new in 1.5.19.  The definition
of the function is compatible with the glibc definition,

  ssize_t getline (char **, size_t *, FILE *);


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