bugfindutils - Bugs: bug #39602, Undefined reference to...


bug #39602: Undefined reference to "NOT_AN_INODE_NUMBER"

Submitted by:  Alessandro Di Federico <aleclm>
Submitted on:  Mon 29 Jul 2013 07:56:12 AM UTC  
Category:  find Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  Compilation Failure Status:  Fixed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  James Youngman <jay>
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Closed
Release:  4.5.11 Fixed Release:  4.5.12

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Fri 20 Sep 2013 05:45:30 PM UTC, comment #1:

I fixed the problem by copying the relevant definition from the gnulib sources.

James Youngman <jay>
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Mon 29 Jul 2013 07:56:12 AM UTC, original submission:

Hi, in "find/find.c", NOT_AN_INODE_NUMBER is used in certain cases, but it's not defined, while it is in "gl/lib/fts.c".

Attached you can find a (working) quick & dirty patch which defines NOT_AN_INODE_NUMBER in find.c. Probably the best solution would be to have a shared .h file defining it.

I met this problem while building findutils in Gentoo, MIPS hardened (using uClibc) profile.

Alessandro Di Federico <aleclm>


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file #28687:  not-an-inode-number.patch added by aleclm (274B - text/x-patch - Quick & dirty patch defining NOT_AN_INODE_NUMBER)


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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2013-09-24 jay Open/ClosedOpen => Closed
        Fixed ReleaseNone => 4.5.12
    2013-09-20 jay StatusNone => Fixed
        Assigned toNone => jay
    2013-07-29 aleclm Attached File- => Added not-an-inode-number.patch, #28687

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