[Samba] conflict in lib/snprintf using gcc-2.95.3 on HPUX 11. 00

Yasuma Takeda yasuma at miraclelinux.com
Fri Feb 8 01:58:33 GMT 2002


> Hi Renee,
> Well, I have been pulling 2.2.3, 2.2.3a for the past several weeks, and
> building it on HP-UX 11.0 and 11.i consistently without this issue.  I'm not
> using gcc, but the HP-UX Ansi CC, and I am not able to reproduce this issue.

In Samba-JP, I heard that the configure produced a core file on HP-UX 11.0 
with Ansi CC, and it was caused by the check of vsnprintf.

Because I don't have HP-UX, I can't confirm the problem.
Please check the following patch.

--- configure.in.org    Fri Feb  8 18:02:43 2002
+++ configure.in        Fri Feb  8 18:03:03 2002
@@ -950,7 +950,7 @@
        char buf[5];
        va_start(ap, format);
-       len = vsnprintf(0, 0, format, ap);
+       len = vsnprintf(buf, 0, format, ap);
        if (len != 5) exit(1);

Best Regards,

Yasuma Takeda <yasuma at miraclelinux.com>

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