One more pkgsrc problem

Hasso Tepper hasso at
Mon Apr 20 05:35:48 PDT 2009

Hasso Tepper wrote:
> nsIConsoleListener.idl
> ../../dist/bin/xpidl -m header -w -I. -I../../dist/idl -o
> _xpidlgen/nsIConsoleListener nsIConsoleListener.idl
> ** (process:79087): WARNING **: Parse of nsIConsoleListener.idl failed:
> unknown error (9)
> make[4]: *** [_xpidlgen/nsIConsoleListener.h] Error 1
> make[4]: Leaving directory
> `/usr/pkgsrc/www/firefox3/work/mozilla/xpcom/base'
> make[3]: *** [export] Error 2

This turned out to be stupid configure check for new gethostbyname_r which 
picked up libc_r and all stuff was linked against it, which is of course 
wrong if threading library in use is libthread_xu.

It's fixed now in pkgsrc HEAD. Thanks to Peter for pointing to the right 

Hasso Tepper

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