[AP-UTILS] patch to fix compile-time errors in ap-utils-0.9.5-2002050602
Sat, 11 May 2002 09:22:09 +0300
On ๐ัิ 10 ๔าม 2002 22:51, Erik Rossen wrote:
> Here are my first patches.
> When I tried compiling ap-utils-0.9.5-2002050602 on my Debian woody systems
> (both i386 and sparc), I got the following errors and warnings.
> #1 and #2 were fatal, #3 is just pickiness from a missing type cast. What
> I don't understand is why errors #1 and #2 occurred. They seem to come
> from local variable declarations that occur in the middle of functions. I
> thought that was perfectly legal C, but my version of gcc does not like it.
> Has anyone else had similar problems? Anyway, the code compiled cleanly
> after I moved the declarations to the beginning of the code block of the
You right pre-3 versions of gcc need var declarations on the top of functions.
> Roman: How often will you be posting updated tarballs? What is your work
For now I post latest tarball with both you patches and some my code additions
> schedule like? Should we be sending small patches that fix one problem at
> a time or big patches that include every improvement that we have made? I
> have a temporary fix for the ncurses redisplay problem that is worth adding
> as soon as possible, but I have not included it in this patch.
I think the better way - its to send small patches against latest development
tarball published at home page, because I dont use any version control system
and ap-utils development not very intensive.
> gcc -O2 -I../common -Wall -c -o ap-search.o ap-search.c
And please dont use ap-search - its only to my small research and absolutelly
not useful for now.
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