Porting Windows program datatype problem
amdmi3 at amdmi3.ru
Thu Dec 27 10:55:22 PST 2007
* Rob Belics (rob_belics at charter.net) wrote:
> There is a Windows open source program I would like to port to FreeBSD. It
> seems to compile OK, using gcc, but chokes on MS/Windows only type data
> types like 'ulong'. What would be the easiest way to fix/convert these, or
> must it be done manually?
You can add compatibility header with
typedef unsigned long ulong;
That is easy and fast, and also least painful when you need to
update you port to new version of original sourcecode.
Dmitry A. Marakasov | jabber: amdmi3 at jabber.ru
amdmi3 at amdmi3.ru | http://www.amdmi3.ru
More information about the freebsd-ports