net tools comiling error

Jeremiah Cheatham Myah at mymyah.com
Sun Apr 1 10:48:33 PDT 2007


I have been trying to compile net tools for a couple of months now. I  
am working off of a LFS and BLFS development install. All current  
software and when ever I try and compile net tools this is what I get.  
I cann't find any answer on google for this error.

1.60 -idirafter /tmp/net-tools-1.60/include    -c -o interface.o interface.c
interface.c: In function 'add_interface':
interface.c:98: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:99: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:105: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:106: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:107: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:108: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:109: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:110: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:111: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c: In function 'for_all_interfaces':
interface.c:132: warning: implicit declaration of function 'if_readlist'
interface.c:134: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c: In function 'free_interface_list':
interface.c:146: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c: In function 'get_dev_fields':
interface.c:243: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:244: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:245: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:246: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:247: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:248: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:249: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:250: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:252: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:253: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:254: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:255: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:256: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:257: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:258: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:259: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:263: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:264: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:265: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:266: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:267: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:268: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:270: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:271: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:272: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:273: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:274: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:275: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:276: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:277: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:281: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:282: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:283: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:284: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:285: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:287: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:288: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:289: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:290: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:291: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:292: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:293: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:294: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:295: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c: In function 'if_readlist_proc':
interface.c:355: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c: In function 'if_fetch':
interface.c:395: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:400: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:404: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:406: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:408: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:412: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:414: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:418: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:420: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:423: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:423: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:424: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:424: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:425: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:429: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:431: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:436: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:438: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:445: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:447: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:451: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:453: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:462: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:472: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:473: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:476: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:478: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:482: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:484: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:488: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:490: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:492: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:502: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:503: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:514: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:515: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:519: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:520: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:524: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:525: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:529: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:530: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c: In function 'do_if_fetch':
interface.c:561: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c: In function 'do_if_print':
interface.c:574: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:575: warning: implicit declaration of function 'ife_print'
interface.c: In function 'ife_print_short':
interface.c:582: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:583: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:583: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:585: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:587: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:587: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:588: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:588: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:590: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:590: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:591: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:591: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:596: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:598: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:600: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:602: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:604: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:606: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:612: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:614: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:616: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:618: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:620: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:622: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:624: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:626: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c: In function 'ife_print_long':
interface.c:660: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:664: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:673: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:676: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:678: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:680: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:681: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:682: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:689: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:691: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:692: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:693: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:695: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:696: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:698: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:749: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:751: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:752: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:754: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:755: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:757: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:758: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:760: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:768: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:769: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:784: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:786: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:788: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:790: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:792: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:794: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:796: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:798: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:800: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:802: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:804: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:806: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:808: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:810: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:818: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:818: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:818: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:820: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:820: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:822: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:822: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:828: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:836: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:836: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:837: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:837: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:838: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:840: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:842: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:843: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:853: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:853: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:854: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:854: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:855: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:856: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:858: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:859: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:860: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:869: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:869: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:869: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:870: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:872: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:873: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:874: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:876: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:877: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:878: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:878: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:880: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c:881: error: dereferencing pointer to incomplete type
interface.c: At top level:
interface.c:888: warning: conflicting types for 'ife_print'
interface.c:575: warning: previous implicit declaration of 'ife_print'  
was here
make[1]: *** [interface.o] Error 1
make[1]: Leaving directory `/tmp/net-tools-1.60/lib'
make: *** [subdirs] Error 2
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