compiler errors on freebsd; compiles fine on linux

Dofri Jonsson imp at
Fri Nov 28 06:56:44 PST 2003

On Fri, 28 Nov 2003 08:54:08 -0500
Aaron Walker <ka0ttic at> wrote:

> I am attempting to write a http server (mainly just to learn), and I 
> installed FreeBSD on my other box (I have Gentoo linux on my main box) 
> to test the code to make sure its compatible with both BSD and Linux. 
> The code compiles fine on linux, but I am getting weird compiler errors 
> under FBSD.
> all my source files compile fine except main.c:
> #include <netinet/in.h>
> #include <sys/types.h>
> #include "lwhttpd.h"
> #include "server.h"

man 3 inet
     #include <sys/types.h>
     #include <sys/socket.h>
     #include <netinet/in.h>
     #include <arpa/inet.h>

The includes must be in that order.
sys/types.h and sys/socket.h define the types that are used in netint/in.h .

It will work on Linux as well, to my experience at least.


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