CVS Complie on RH7.0?

Gerald Carter gcarter at
Fri Nov 10 21:37:35 GMT 2000

Dana Canfield wrote:
> I've not seen this fixed, nor seen anyone complain about 
> it, but under the SAMBA_2_2 branch, when I try to compile, I 
> get the error:
> tdb/tdbutil.c: In function `tdb_pack':
>    `short unsigned int' is promoted to `int' when passed through `...'
>    (so you should pass `int' not `short unsigned int' to `va_arg')
> This has been this way for a couple weeks, so I'm wondering 
> if it's specific to RH 7.0 or something like that, as 
> I can't imagine a problem that prevents compilation would 
> have been left in the branch for so long.
> Anyone have any ideas?

RedHat 7.0 problem I think (off the top of my head).  I cannot
reproduce this on RedHat 6.2

	$ gcc --version 

Jeremy just fixed it though (i saw a check into CVS go 
by really fast). :-)

> Also, is there a better way to report things like this?

Compile problems with SAMBA_2_2 and HEAD should be 
reported on samba-technical probably.

Cheers, jerry
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