[Rd] R-beta_2010-10-02_r53128 fails to compile on FreeBSD
Prof Brian Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Sun Oct 3 17:58:43 CEST 2010
On Sun, 3 Oct 2010, Rainer Hurling wrote:
>>> Is this a known error? I would really appreciate if someone could give
>>> me a hint.
>> Not known, and as it is a POSIX construction almost all OSes have it.
> Hmmm. It seems its implementation in FreeBSD (CURRENT) is a little different
> from other OSes?
>> Can you try (in sysutils.c and sys-unix.c) replacing
>> #ifdef HAVE_SYS_WAIT_H
>> #if defined(HAVE_SYS_WAIT_H) && defined(WEXITSTATUS)
> Yes, with this patch in both files all works again. I tried it with gcc-4.4.5
> and gcc-4.5.2. Is there any chance to get it in the release (R-2.12.0)?
Yes, of course. (After a little more testing on other platforms.)
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