Buildworld failure with 1.3.6 devel today

Jeroen Ruigrok/asmodai asmodai at
Mon Sep 19 14:25:03 PDT 2005

-On [20050919 23:02], Michael Ray (miker at xxxxxxxxx) wrote:
>/usr/src/lib/libc/../libc/string/strmode.c:44: error: conflicting
>types for 'strmode'
>/usr/obj/usr/src/world_i386/usr/include/string.h:95: error: previous
>declaration of 'strmode' was here

Well, seems the conversion to ANSI C function declarations pays off.  This
has been a wrong prototype in string.h for a long time now (read: ever since
Matt's first import of the FreeBSD code base).

And if you want to laugh, FreeBSD 4.x, 5.x, and 6.x have the bug still.

Jeroen Ruigrok van der Werven <asmodai(at)> / asmodai / kita no mono
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