Rsync 2.5.6 - Configure problem on HP-UX 11.i

Albert Chin rsync at
Fri Nov 14 18:58:32 EST 2003

On Thu, Nov 13, 2003 at 08:23:49AM -0700, Hursch, Robert wrote:
> I received the following socket error when I try to run 'configure' on a
> new HP-UX 11.i server.  (It works fine of HP-UX 11.0)  Can anyone help
> with this error?
> checking for struct stat.st_rdev... yes
> checking for ino_t... yes
> checking for socklen_t... no
> checking for socklen_t equivalent... configure: error: Cannot find a
> type to use in place of socklen_t
> [/opt/rsync/rsync-2.5.6]$ 

You need to post the config.log snippet around this error. Info like
the compiler you're using would help too. I don't have a problem on a
machine here running 11i and using the HP C compiler.
  checking for socklen_t... yes

albert chin (china at

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