libtasn1 compile issue in ANS1.c

Nikos Mavrogiannopoulos nmav at
Sun May 24 19:41:11 CEST 2009

Didier Godefroy wrote:
> Hello,
> Trying to compile the stand alone libtans1 on a tru64 5.1b system.
> I get errors in lib/ASN1.c on the TRUE and FALSE enumerators:
> source='ASN1.c' object='ASN1.lo' libtool=yes \
>     DEPDIR=.deps depmode=tru64 /bin/bash ../build-aux/depcomp \
>     /bin/bash ../libtool --tag=CC   --mode=compile cc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I.
> -I..  -I./gllib -DASN1_BUILDING -pthread -I/usr/local/include    -O4 -g3 -w
> -c -o ASN1.lo ASN1.c
> libtool: compile:  cc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I.. -I./gllib -DASN1_BUILDING
> -pthread -I/usr/local/include -O4 -g3 -w -c -MD ASN1.c  -DPIC -o
> .libs/ASN1.o
> cc: Error: ASN1.c, line 153: Invalid enumerator. (badenum)
>      TRUE = 277,
> -----^
> cc: Error: ASN1.c, line 154: Invalid enumerator. (badenum)
>      FALSE = 278,
> -----^
> They look to me to be the same as all the others, but only TRUE and FALSE
> are causing the error.
> I haven't found any hints on possible fixes and the latest daily snapshot
> doesn't fix that either.

maybe TRUE and FALSE are reserved in this compiler. If you replace them
with ASN1_TRUE and ASN1_FALSE the compiler complains?


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