undefined reference to 'errno'



From: http://www.cyber-sentry.com/index.php?id=46

This error is by far the most often reported installation error seen by users. This is caused because qmail does not contain the errno.h file which causes a problem with glibc 2.3.1 and later.

To fix this Erwin Hoffmann suggests a one-line fix. It works for most DJB software:
cat error.h | sed -es/^extern\ int\ errno\;/#include\ \<errno.h\>/ >error.h


Or, DJB suggests that you edit conf-cc to read:

cc -O2 -include /usr/include/errno.h

If these tips dont help you can find the patches to all of DJB's software here:
djbware.csi.hu/patches
Last update:
2006-08-05 10:24
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