Hello Alan --
Thanks for the mail! This has been addressed, thank you Mats Lidell, and a
build from https://foss.heptapod.net/xemacs/xemacs
should work. Please get
back if it doesn’t.
Ar an naoú lá is fiche de mí na Nollaig, scríobh Alan Mackenzie:
Hello, Aidan and Mike.
I tried to build XEmacs today, for the first time in a long while, and
got informed that:
sysdep.c: In function 'strsignal':
sysdep.c:3672:24: error: 'sys_siglist' undeclared (first use in this
3672 | return (char *) (sys_siglist[signum]);
. Searching the web, I found the following on github:
From the release notes of glibc 2.32,
The deprecated arrays sys_siglist, _sys_siglist, and sys_sigabbrev
are no longer available to newly linked binaries, and their declarations
have been removed from <string.h>. They are exported solely as
compatibility symbols to support old binaries. All programs should use
Perhaps one of you might want to have a look at this.
And a happy new year to you both!
Alan Mackenzie (Nuremberg, Germany).
‘As I sat looking up at the Guinness ad, I could never figure out /
How your man stayed up on the surfboard after forty pints of stout’