[repost] Problem compiling 2.6.3.pre1 and pre2 under Cygwin with
internationils at gmx.net
Sun Sep 26 20:39:27 GMT 2004
Can anybody offer usggestions on what to do, or where else to ask?
Hello, I'm trying to compile rsync under Cygwin using Mingw, but without
success so far. The same problem appears in pre2.
$ CC='gcc -mno-cygwin' ./configure --build=mingw32
configure: Configuring rsync 2.6.3pre1
checking build system type... i386-pc-mingw32
checking host system type... i386-pc-mingw32
checking target system type... i386-pc-mingw32
checking for gcc... gcc -mno-cygwin
checking for C compiler default output file name... a.exe
checking for socklen_t... no
checking for socklen_t equivalent... configure: error: Cannot find a type to
use in place of socklen_t
In a Mail from 2002 I found the following:
> This one"s easy to fix:
> #ifdef _WIN32
> # include <winsock2.h>
> And be sure to add -lws2_32 when linking.
...but haven't been able to get it to work, since I can't figure out how to
include this in the config check (or even if this is still the correct
solution). I've attached the config log.
Thanks for any help!
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