[jp] compiling failure

Judd Montgomery judd at jpilot.org
Sat Sep 3 00:21:39 EDT 2005


Donn Washburn wrote:
> Hey Group;
> 
> A couple on month ago I was asking if anyone on this list could answer 
> why I could not get jpilot (any rev.) to compile.
> The answer came from my U of Tex Computer Sci. Grad. nephew.  He looks 
> at the file otherconv.c and finds "strnlen"
> and says "It is an inline function" and the problem was coming from SuSE 
> 9.3's linker
> ___________________________________________________________
> :~> /usr/bin/ld --version
> GNU ld version 2.15.94.0.2.2 20041220 (SuSE Linux)
> Copyright 2002 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
> This program is free software; you may redistribute it under the terms of
> the GNU General Public License.  This program has absolutely no warranty.
> ____________________________________________________________
> 
> He commented out using "/*G_INLINE_FUNC*/" the G_INLINE_FUNC and solved 
> the problem.
> 
> Jpilot now compiles on a SuSE 9.3 stock compiler.  Better Yet - it also 
> works.
> 

:-/
Sorry, we tried to tell you that [1].  We ended up taking it out in CVS 
because it was too problematic.  I am glad you finally got it working!

[1] http://lists.jpilot.org/pipermail/jpilot/2005-June/005131.html

Judd



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