aaron at finch.st
Fri Oct 31 15:00:45 PST 2003
On October 31, 2003 03:48 pm, Kris Kennaway wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 31, 2003 at 03:42:43PM -0700, Aaron Dalton wrote:
> > On October 31, 2003 03:11 pm, Kris Kennaway wrote:
> > > On Fri, Oct 31, 2003 at 12:15:03PM -0700, Aaron Dalton wrote:
> > > > I have been trying to compile some C++ socket code. I get the
> > > > same errors with multiple software packages so I'm thinking
> > > > it's something FreeBSD-related. I am a BSD newb so I would
> > > > appreciate any advice you could give me. Below are the errors
> > > > themselves. Thank you so much for your time.
> > >
> > > You seem to be running -CURRENT, which is a poor choice for a
> > > "BSD newb". This particular problem was fixed earlier this week,
> > > but you'll probably encounter others at some point. Try
> > > switching to 4.9-RELEASE or 4.9-STABLE instead - see the handbook
> > > for more information about the difference between -RELEASE,
> > > -STABLE and -CURRENT.
> > >
> > > Kris
> > Actually I'm running FreeBSD 4.8-RELEASE. I don't believe I've
> > ever tried to cvsup my include files. Perhaps I should do a full
> > upgrade to 4.9-RELEASE and see how it goes? What's the best way to
> > approach that without losing all my pkgdb and settings?
> What ports were you trying to compile?
These aren't ports, which is the problem :) I'm trying to compile
HawkNL (a c++ socket library) and a linux bandwidth monitor I use on my
Linux box. Neither of which are in the ports tree.
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