int64 problem on debian potato

Heikki Levanto heikki at
Fri Feb 1 00:52:39 EST 2002

This is probably old news, but when I tried to compile rsync 2.5.2 on an
ordinary debian potato (i386), it failed. Turns out that int64 was defined
as unsigned off64_t, but seemingly off64_t was defined as some sort of

My solution was to do

GCC=gcc "-D _FILE_OFFSET_BITS=64"   ./configure 

I suppose there are more elegant solutions to this, but this worked for me.

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