bind breakage in current on sparc64

Doug Barton dougb at
Mon Jan 2 12:03:56 PST 2006

Harti Brandt wrote:
> Please could someone with enough bind or gcc knowledge fix the 
> buildworld breakage introduced probably with the last bind import?

I'm actually working on this today. I finally found someone with a sparc 
that was willing to let me work on it. The bind9 port builds fine on freebsd 
sparc, so I am going to figure out what's different, test the change, and 
commit it.

> The 
> problem seems to be that the lines in question are under
> #ifdef __sparcv9
> while the line defining the _ai_pad field in bind's local netdb.h is:
> #if defined(sun) && defined(_SOCKLEN_T)
> #ifdef __sparc9
> I sure that both should read either __sparc9 or __sparcv9 and I'm not 
> sure whether we actually define sun.

Ok, that's a good place to start looking, thanks.



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