Configure error: Cannot find a type to use in place of socklen_t

Wayne Davison wayned at
Tue Nov 2 16:12:52 GMT 2004

On Mon, Nov 01, 2004 at 03:20:17PM +0000, Lisa Hickey wrote:
> I'm using rsync with cygwin (i'm working on a windows OS) but when the
> config script is running i get an error - "Cannot find a type to use
> in place of socklen_t".

I would recommend snagging the cygwin source archive and looking to see
how they compile rsync.  When last I looked, I didn't see any special
configure code (which was a while back), so perhaps you just need to
install some developer packages (i.e. you might have missing header


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