is this the right maillist?

Richard Sharpe rsharpe at
Thu Jul 11 08:59:02 GMT 2002

On Thu, 11 Jul 2002, Ernst Cozijnsen wrote:

> \Is this the right list for these type of questions??

Yes, this is the right place. 
> When i do a configure --with-fhs everything seems 2 go fine but when i
> do a make i get this:
> ILE="/usr/local/samba/etc/samba/private/smbpasswd.tdb"
> Using LIBS = -lgen -lsec  -lnsl
> Compiling lib/snprintf.c
> lib/snprintf.c:764: conflicting types for `vsnprintf'
> /opt/gnu/lib/gcc-lib/hppa1.1-hp-hpux/3.0/include/stdio.h:494: previous
> declaration of `vsnprintf'
> lib/snprintf.c:779: conflicting types for `snprintf'
> /opt/gnu/lib/gcc-lib/hppa1.1-hp-hpux/3.0/include/stdio.h:493: previous
> declaration of `snprintf'
> make: *** [lib/snprintf.o] Error 1

Does this happen of you do it without --with-fhs as well?

This looks like a failure in configure to detect the presence of vsnprintf 
and snprintf in glibc, so it attempts to compile local copies.

> It seems there are a few differences of declarations in the include
> files.
> We use gcc version 3.0 and on the OS we've got the latest patchbundel
> of June installed.
> Is this a knows error? and is there a fix for it?
> With kind regards,
> Ernst Cozijnsen
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