ports/99957: libgnugetopt incompatibility

Steinar Børmer steinar at gmx.net
Sun Jul 9 11:30:16 UTC 2006

>Number:         99957
>Category:       ports
>Synopsis:       libgnugetopt incompatibility
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    freebsd-ports-bugs
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   current-users
>Arrival-Date:   Sun Jul 09 11:30:14 GMT 2006
>Originator:     Steinar Børmer
>Release:        FreeBSD 6.1-RELEASE-p3 i386
FreeBSD pallotta.studby.uio.no 6.1-RELEASE-p3 FreeBSD 6.1-RELEASE-p3 #0: Sat Jul  8 12:12:34 CEST 2006     root at pallotta.studby.uio.no:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/PALLOTTA  i386

devel/libgnugetopt causes problems when compiling print/hplip.

In file included from /usr/local/include/net-snmp/utilities.h:31,
                 from /usr/local/include/net-snmp/net-snmp-includes.h:75,
                 from io/hpiod/system.cpp:30:
/usr/local/include/getopt.h:115: error: declaration of C function `int getopt()' conflicts with
/usr/include/unistd.h:377: error: previous declaration `int getopt(int, char* const*, const char*)' here
*** Error code 1

Stop in /usr/ports/print/hplip/work/hplip-0.9.11.
*** Error code 1

Stop in /usr/ports/print/hplip/work/hplip-0.9.11.
*** Error code 1

Stop in /usr/ports/print/hplip.

This seems to be the same problem as in




The oldest of these PRs is now three years old, and the problem persists.

Please note that print/hplip installs fine without devel/libgnugetopt installed.

Install devel/libgnugetopt, then install print/hplip.


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