groff fails to compile
cbuxton at menandmice.com
Mon Jan 21 17:52:01 PST 2008
Thank you again, sir. You have solved it.
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On Jan 21, 2008, at 10:01 PM, Gregory Fleischer (Lists) wrote:
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> On Jan 21, 2008, at 8:34 AM, Chris Buxton wrote:
>> Using the uClibc/linux 2.6 book, in chapter 6, the groff package
>> fails. It appears to be due to this error:
>> /usr/include/bits/getopt.h:155: error: declaration of 'int getopt
>> (int, char* const*, const char*) throw ()' throws different
>> /usr/src/groff/groff-188.8.131.52/src/include/groff-getopt.h:52: error:
>> from previous declaration 'int getopt(int, char* const*, const
>> make: *** [maxfilename.o] Error 1
>> make: Leaving directory `/usr/src/groff/groff-184.108.40.206/src/libs/
>> make: Leaving directory `/usr/src/groff/groff-220.127.116.11'
>> make: *** [src/libs/libgroff] Error 2
>> make: *** [all] Error 2
> The older versions of groff attempted to implement its own getopt
> which conflicts with the definition of the system version .
> You could try this. Before running ./configure execute:
> sed -i -e 's/groff-getopt/getopt/' src/include/lib.h
> That should prevent groff from including its own definitions.
>> If I'm building a server that has no need of man pages, can I skip
>> groff? Or will later packages have problems?
> I had problems when I skipped groff, but I don't remember what they
>  http://cvs.savannah.gnu.org/viewvc/groff/src/include/lib.h?
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