Problems with CygWind (was: Re: [kaffe] undefined references in kaffeh)

Dalibor Topic robilad at
Fri Jul 4 06:46:01 PDT 2003

Ciao Andrea,

--- Andrea Scian <andrea.scian at> wrote:
> are you asking for more error with CygWin?

yeah, I'm a glutton for punishment ;)

> 1) I see that I need for inet_ntop function. In your mail (the one talking
> about cygwin patch) you say to download it from
> but
> adding it to kaffe (I edit manually the ./kaffe/kaffe/Makefile and add it to
> kaffe_bin_OBJECTS and kaffe_bin_SOURCES) give me a lots of compiling errors
> (it says it neds irc.h that I don't have)

you shouldn't need to add them it with the latest sources from the CVS. See on how to check them out, (you'll also need
automake 1.7.5, autoconf 2.57 and libtool 1.5) or use todays distribution
snapshot at

how far do you get with that one?

> 2) I don't need AWT so I disable it now (--with-awt=no) but while building
> with AWT selected it give me the follow message:

I'll have to take a closer look at that one on my cygwin installation.

> 3) I see that while running ./configure it says:
> checking winbase.h presence... yes
> configure: WARNING: winbase.h: present but cannot be compiled
> configure: WARNING: winbase.h: check for missing prerequisite headers?
> configure: WARNING: winbase.h: proceeding with the preprocessor's result
> configure: WARNING: Report this bug-autoconf at
> the same with winnt.h (I'm running under WinXP), winsock.h...
> windows.h can be found and used...
> if you want I can give you the full configure.log

Again, the same reply as for 2.

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