[gnutls-devel] portability problem in gnutls-3.2.7: rpl_strerror missing

Andreas Metzler ametzler at bebt.de
Fri Nov 29 19:03:20 CET 2013

On 2013-11-29 Thomas Klausner <wiz at NetBSD.org> wrote:
> gnutls decides to replace NetBSD's strerror() with its own; I guess
> because this configure test fails:
> checking whether strerror(0) succeeds... no

> strerror(0) on NetBSD is: "Undefined error: 0"
> I don't see how that is a problem, can someone explain please?

> However, it later fails to link:
>   CCLD     gnutls-cli-debug
> ../lib/.libs/libgnutls.so: undefined reference to `rpl_strerror'
> clang: error: linker command failed with exit code 1 (use -v to see invocation)
> Ideas?


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