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rm at fabula.de rm at fabula.de
Thu May 8 06:28:09 MDT 2003

Hello Paul,

On Thu, May 08, 2003 at 04:52:40AM -0400, Paul Nowosielski wrote:
> Hello All,
>  I'm trying to build qmail/tcpd  for a mail server and I keep getting
> the build error:
>  undefined reference to `errno' in qmail and tcpd.
> I'm using Mandrake 9.1 .
> I added ------> include error.h 
> to the header of the .c file giving the error with the same results.
> I've done some googleing and it seems others have had the same problem
> with other distro's when installing qmail. But then why would it crop up
> in tcpd(same error)?? 

That's not enough, i'm affraid. You also need to add
 extern int errno;
to the source code (man 3 errno).

hth ralfd

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