cygwin build problems on gcc-3_0-branch and main-trunk

Mumit Khan khan@NanoTech.Wisc.EDU
Fri Apr 13 13:38:00 GMT 2001


On Fri, 13 Apr 2001, Immanuel, Gidado-Yisa wrote:

> I want to investigate the problem, but I need a little assistance
> at this point.  I've tried both the main-trunk, and the
> gcc-3.0-branch. I've also tried configuring for just 'c++' as well
> as 'c++,java' (hence my posting to gcc@gcc.gnu.org; I'm not on
> gcc@gcc, so please reply to me directly).
> 
> In all 4 cases I get a similar variation on the errors posted
> below during 'make bootstrap'.
>  
> PLATFORM: Windows2000, cygwin: 1.1.8-2, 933Mhz
> 
> GCC:  Reading specs from /usr/lib/gcc-lib/i686-pc-cygwin/2.95.3-2/specs
>       gcc version 2.95.3-2 (cygwin special)
> 
> CONFIGURATION: gcc-3_0-branch (same thing happens for 'c++,java')
>   ../gcc/configure --with-gcc-version-trigger=/d/dev/gnu2/gcc/gcc/version.c
>   --host=i686-pc-cygwin --enable-threads=posix --prefix=/d/dev/gcc
>   --enable-shared --enable-languages=c++ --disable-win32-registry
>   --norecursion

Do not use --enable-threads with Cygwin 1.1.8. It should in theory work
with Cygwin snapshots newer than 2001-04-10.

> RESULTS OF 'make bootstrap':
> [...]
> /usr/include/sys/reent.h:13:19: #include nested too deeply
> /usr/include/sys/reent.h:14:18: #include nested too deeply
> In file included from /usr/include/stdio.h:48,
>                  from ../../gcc/gcc/tsystem.h:63,
>                  from ../../gcc/gcc/config/i386/cygwin.h:37,
>   -->            from tm.h:7,
>   | repeated     from ../../gcc/gcc/config/i386/xm-i386.h:39,
>   | 47 times     from tconfig.h:6,
>   -->            from ../../gcc/gcc/config/i386/cygwin.h:36,
>                  from tm.h:7,
>                  from ../../gcc/gcc/config/i386/xm-i386.h:39,
>                  from tconfig.h:6,
>                  from ../../gcc/gcc/libgcc2.c:36:
> /usr/include/sys/reent.h:28: parse error before "__ULong"
> /usr/include/sys/reent.h:42: parse error before "__ULong"
> /usr/include/sys/reent.h:183: field `_localtime_buf' has incomplete type
> /usr/include/sys/reent.h:211: confused by earlier errors, bailing out
> make[3]: *** [libgcc/./_muldi3.o] Error 1
> make[3]: Leaving directory `/d/dev/gnu2/objdir/gcc'
> make[2]: *** [libgcc.a] Error 2
> make[2]: Leaving directory `/d/dev/gnu2/objdir/gcc'
> make[1]: *** [stage1_build] Error 2
> make[1]: Leaving directory `/d/dev/gnu2/objdir/gcc'
> make: *** [bootstrap] Error 2


It's a bug somewhere deep inside of Cygwin runtime that I haven't been 
able to find. The good news is that any recent Cygwin snapshot should
work just fine. 

Regards,
Mumit





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