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From Brian Havard <brian.hav...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [VOTE] 1.3.42 release candidate
Date Sun, 10 Jan 2010 10:56:37 GMT
Colm MacCárthaigh wrote:
> On Fri, Jan 8, 2010 at 7:50 PM, Brian Havard <brian.havard@gmail.com> wrote:
>   
>> Colm MacCárthaigh wrote:
>>     
>>> There is a 1.3.42 release candidate for testing, and voting, at;
>>>
>>>          http://people.apache.org/~colm/1.3.42/
>>>
>>>       
>> I just tried building on a fairly stock Ubuntu Karmic system and ran
>> into this compile error:
>>
>> gcc -c  -I../os/unix -I../include   -DLINUX=22 -DHAVE_SET_DUMPABLE
>> -DUSE_HSREGEX -DNO_DL_NEEDED `../apaci` htpasswd.c
>> htpasswd.c:101: error: conflicting types for ‘getline’
>> /usr/include/stdio.h:651: note: previous declaration of ‘getline’ was here
>>
>> So getline() is a system provided function here.
>>
>> I used the top level configure with /bin/sh changed to /bin/bash as
>> mentioned elsewhere, no options.
>> On fixing this I found that htdigest.c and logrotate.c have the same
>> problem.
>>
>> The obvious fix would be to namespace protect these getline
>> implementations,
>>     
>
> Thanks for the report - disinclined to fix anything that isn't a
> regression from 1.3.41 though. This is a security release, for
> upgraders only - so presumably people who've managed to work around
> these problems. Making life easy for new users is a deliberate
> non-goal :-) 2.2 is much much better for new users.
>   

Sure, I've no problem with that.


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