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bug #400: gdbm 1.17 fails to build on macOS 10.13.5

Submitted by:  Charles <chdiza>
Submitted on:  Tue 31 Jul 2018 06:53:45 AM EEST  
Category: NonePriority: 5 - Normal
Severity: 5 - NormalStatus: Fixed
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: Sergey Poznyakoff <gray>
Open/Closed: Closed

Tue 31 Jul 2018 10:44:50 AM EEST, comment #1:

Fixed in 1059526e. Thank you.

Sergey Poznyakoff <gray>
Project AdministratorIn charge of this item.
Tue 31 Jul 2018 06:53:45 AM EEST, original submission:

While gdbm 1.16 builds fine on macOS 10.13.5, gdbm 1.17 does not. It fails with the following error:

libtool: compile: clang -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I.. -DIN_GDBM -DLOCALEDIR=\"/usr/local/Cellar/gdbm/1.17/share/locale\" -g -O2 -c gdbmstore.c -o gdbmstore.o >/dev/null 2>&1
gdbmsync.c:31:3: error: non-void function 'gdbm_sync' should return a value [-Wreturn-type]
./gdbmdefs.h:278:4: note: expanded from macro 'GDBM_ASSERT_CONSISTENCY'
return onerr; \
1 error generated.
make[3]: *** [gdbmsync.lo] Error 1
make[3]: *** Waiting for unfinished jobs....
make[2]: *** [all] Error 2
make[1]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
make: *** [all] Error 2

My configure flags are:

Charles <chdiza>


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    Tue 31 Jul 2018 10:44:50 AM EESTgrayStatusNone=>Fixed
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