Re: [greenstone-devel] wget and wvWare

From Aditya Tripathi
DateTue, 7 Oct 2003 09:00:17 +0530 (IST)
Subject Re: [greenstone-devel] wget and wvWare
In-Reply-To (3F81E346-4000806-cs-waikato-ac-nz)
1. yah was getting an error about "undefined reference to `h_errno'" for
wget in redhat 9 as well as in redhat 8 also.
2. redhat 9 uses gcc (GCC) 3.2.2 20030222 (Red Hat Linux 3.2.2-5) but i
don't know about redhat 8 as i have uninstalled it.

Aditya Tripathi
Documentation Research & Training Centre
Indian Statistical Institute

> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> While compling greenstone wget and wv create problems. I have tested
>> it on Redhat 9.0. I found once both the packages are replaced by the
>> latest versions, compilation goes smooth. I have put the latest
>> packages on
>> One can repalce these files with the existing files of greenstone. It
>> is because of particular release of wget-1.5.3, ftp of greenstone
>> doesn't work. After replacement it should work.
> Hi,
> could you please tell us what the issue with RedHat 9 was?
> Was it an error about "undefined reference to `h_errno'" for wget, or
> some other error. Also, which version of gcc was used to compile it?
> We generally test greenstone on a number of distributions and gcc
> versions, although I don't know if any of us have red hat 9 installed.
> John McPherson