help with g++ 2.96
Mon Sep 22 17:31:00 GMT 2003

Is it a C header?  If so, try surrounding your include statement with 'extern "C" {' and '}' like this:

extern "C" {
#include <incfile.h>

This will cause that file to be compiled as C source code rather than C++ source code, which must follow stricter rules.

Lyle Taylor
IS Applications

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Subject: help with g++ 2.96


I am trying to compile lapack++ on RH 7.0 with g++ 2.96
I get the following error

ISO C++ forbids declaration of `inc' with no type

where inc is avariable used in one of the header files.

Please help

Nachiket Kasarekar
Mechanical Engineering Department
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Amherst,NY 14228
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