Compile error proftpd 1.3.0_1

Bert van de Grift bert at
Sat May 13 13:55:18 UTC 2006

On Sat, May 13, 2006 at 12:13:57PM +0200, Bert van de Grift wrote:
> Compiling with 'make HAVE_GETOPT=no' doesn't work either...

> I might try to compile proftpd on a fresh 4.11 system and see what
> happens. I know from people around me that it compiles fine on a 5.x
> system.

On a 'fresh' 4.11 system proftpd compiles fine. On this fresh system
libgnugetopt is not installed so I decided to remove it from my
'production' system and now proftpd compiles fine...

Anybody a clue why this is the case?


Bert van de Grift
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