Error trying to install php5-mbstring on 5.4 (AMD64)

Kevin Kinsey kdk at
Tue Feb 7 13:30:46 PST 2006

Craig wrote:

>I am trying to make php5-mbstring on 5.4 64bit. I get the error below. Can anyone suggest a fix?
>In file included from /usr/ports/converters/php5-mbstring/work/php-5.1.2/ext/mbstring/oniguruma/regerror.c:38:
>/usr/include/varargs.h:34:2: #error "<varargs.h> is obsolete with this version of GCC."
>/usr/include/varargs.h:35:2: #error "Change your code to use <stdarg.h> instead."

I can *suggest*, but not guarantee.  Point an editor at line 38 or so of 
and change the include??  Not a job for the faint of heart, but what's 
to lose?

Of course, you may have tried that already.

My $0.02,
being quickly adjusted for inflation,
and totally unrelated to the random .sig below,

Kevin Kinsey

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