DragonFly bugs List (threaded) for 2005-03
Re: buildworld failure on FreeBSD 4.x
On Thu, 03 Mar 2005 13:22:22 -0800
Chuck Tuffli <chuck_tuffli@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Chuck Tuffli wrote:
> > lib/libmagic from today can't build under FreeBSD 4.9 because
> > stdint.h doesn't exist.
> This patch (a little on the gross side) fixes things for me.
> Index: lib/libmagic/config.h
AFAIK, libmagic is only used by file(1).
I can't think of why file(1) would be a necessary bootstrap-tool (or
cross-tool.) (Although there might be a good reason. I just don't know
what it is.)
Fixing this might be as simple as moving file(1) and libmagic from the
bootstrap-tool (or cross-tool) stage to the build-tool stage.
By the time the build reaches the build-tool stage, stdint.h should
exist from the point of view of things being built, because it's part of
Disclaimer: this is only me reasoning through it, I haven't looked at it