[kaffe] Re: new NetBSD problems

Dalibor Topic robilad at yahoo.com
Sun Jul 20 06:26:02 PDT 2003

--- Riccardo <zuse at libero.it> wrote:
> In <200307200629.h6K6Tur10755 at snoopy.src.ricoh.co.jp> Kiyo Inaba  wrote:
> >>/usr/pkg/bin/bash: Undefined PLT symbol "read" (reloc type = 21, 
> >>symnum = 94) gmake[2]: * [ByteToCharDefault.lo] Error 1  what is this 
> >>about? The installed bash is 2.05b but I don't think the problem is 
> >>there, right?
> > 
> > I don't know the detail why it happens, but it sometimes happens in
> > i386-netbsd also. This is (I suspect) some bug in os and the things
> > what you have to do is just re-invoke make.
> in my case the problem seems to persist. Or better, I restarted make...
> and I get the error... at the file that follows
> /usr/pkg/bin/bash ../../../libtool --mode=compile gcc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -
> I. -I../../../config -I../../../include   -DKVER='"1.1.x-cvs"' -I/home/
> multix/kaffe-cvs/kaffe/./kaffe/kaffevm -I/home/multix/kaffe-cvs/kaffe/./
> kaffe/kaffevm/systems/unix-jthreads -I../../../config -I../../../include  -
> DKAFFE_VMDEBUG  -g -Wall -Wstrict-prototypes -c -o CharToByteDefault.lo 
> `test -f 'CharToByteDefault.c' || echo './'`CharToByteDefault.c
> /usr/pkg/bin/bash: Undefined PLT symbol "read" (reloc type = 21, symnum 
> = 94)
> CharToByte is the next after ByteToCher
> I think there is really some stupid bug, like a missing reinitialization 
> or such

AFAIK, it's a bug in NetBSD. NetBSD 1.6.1 is apparently fixed, see

> since you also use NetBSD... is gnu-make required? I'm using it but I 
> just wanted to know if I could spare it.

you need gnu make if you work from CVS. distribution should be buildable with
any make.

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