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bug #37171: Build fails with recent glibc due to outdated gnulib

Submitted by:  Brandon Invergo <brandon>
Submitted on:  Wed Aug 22 17:38:19 2012  
 
Category: BuildSeverity: 3 - Normal
Item Group: NoneStatus: Fixed
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: Bruno Haible <haible>
Open/Closed: Closed

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Sat Oct 1 15:45:10 2016, 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 Aug 22 17:40:47 2012, comment #2:

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

Brandon Invergo <brandon>
Wed Aug 22 17:38:45 2012, comment #1:

Upstream patch:
https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/bug-gnulib/2012-03/msg00186.html

Brandon Invergo <brandon>
Wed Aug 22 17:38:19 2012, 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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    Wed Nov 23 23:57:13 2016haibleCategoryNone=>Build
      StatusIn Progress=>Fixed
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