bugfindutils - Bugs: bug #19660, compilation failure on cygwin

 
 

bug #19660: compilation failure on cygwin

Submitted by:  Eric Blake <ericb>
Submitted on:  Sat 21 Apr 2007 11:13:33 PM UTC  
 
Category:  xargs Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  Compilation Failure Status:  Fixed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  James Youngman <jay>
Originator Name:  Eric Blake Open/Closed:  Closed
Release:  4.2.28 Fixed Release:  4.3.5

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Sat 14 Jul 2007 03:37:58 PM UTC, comment #2: 

I'm also applying this to the 4.2 branch, since the bug exists there from 4.2.28 through 4.2.31.

Eric Blake <ericb>
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Sun 22 Apr 2007 04:15:14 PM UTC, comment #1: 

Applied to 4.3.x.   Thanks.

James Youngman <jay>
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Sat 21 Apr 2007 11:13:33 PM UTC, original submission:  

POSIX does not require LINE_MAX (if left undefined, it implies that no tool has an inherent maximum line size).  Cygwin does not define it, and as a result, xargs fails to compile out of the box.

Attaching a patch:

2007-04-21  Eric Blake  <ebb9@byu.net>

        * xargs/xargs.c (main): Don't assume LINE_MAX exists.

Eric Blake <ericb>
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file #12556:  findutils.patch4 added by ericb (463B - application/octet-stream)

 

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    Follow 6 latest changes.

    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2007-07-14 ericb Release4.3.4 => 4.2.28
    2007-05-05 jay Open/ClosedOpen => Closed
        Fixed ReleaseNone => 4.3.5
    2007-04-22 jay Assigned toNone => jay
    2007-04-22 jay StatusConfirmed => Fixed
    2007-04-21 ericb Attached File- => Added findutils.patch4, #12556

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