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bug #37171: Build fails with recent glibc due to outdated gnulib

Submitted by:  Brandon Invergo <brandon>
Submitted on:  Wed 22 Aug 2012 05:38:19 PM UTC  
 
Category:  Build Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  Fixed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  Bruno Haible <haible>
Open/Closed:  Closed

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Sat 01 Oct 2016 03:45:10 PM UTC, comment #3: 

Thanks for the report and the link to the bug-gnulib mailing list.

The build infrastructure has been updated to work with recent gnulib now.

The fix will be included in the next libiconv release.

Bruno Haible <haible>
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Wed 22 Aug 2012 05:40:47 PM UTC, comment #2: 

Ehhhh....sorry, I did a horrible copy/paste job.
s/gettext/libiconv/g

Brandon Invergo <brandon>
Wed 22 Aug 2012 05:38:45 PM UTC, comment #1: 
Brandon Invergo <brandon>
Wed 22 Aug 2012 05:38:19 PM UTC, original submission:  

Building gettext fails with recent versions of glibc (2.16+). The error occurs in files pulled in from gnulib, for example:

In file included from progname.c:26:0:
./stdio.h:1010:1: error: 'gets' undeclared here (not in a function)
make[3]: *** [progname.o] Error 1
make[3]: Leaving directory `/home/brandon/Projects/gsrc/gsrc/trunk/gnu/libiconv/work/libiconv-1.14/srclib'

The error exists in this file:
srclib/stdio.in.h

The problem has already been fixed upstream in gnulib, so it should be as simple as updating the code included in gettext.

Brandon Invergo <brandon>

 

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