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7.55.1 fails to build on Mac OS X PowerPC, expected specifier-qualifier-list before ‘curl_off_t’ #1797
I did this
I expected the following
Mac OS X 10.5.8 PowerPC
Here is a log of the failure:
The errors begin with:
I suspect #1774 caused this. 7.55.0 built successfully on the same system.
I'm not in front of a PowerPC system right now, but sources on the Internet show that a PowerPC Mac running Mac OS X 10.4 defines
Is that using gcc?
How about fixing it like this:
--- a/include/curl/system.h +++ b/include/curl/system.h @@ -424,11 +424,11 @@ /* KEEP GENERIC GCC THE LAST ENTRY */ /* ===================================== */ #elif defined(__GNUC__) # if !defined(__LP64__) && (defined(__ILP32__) || \ - defined(__i386__) || defined(__powerpc__) || defined(__arm__) || \ + defined(__i386__) || defined(__powerpc__) || defined(__ppc__) || defined(__arm__) || \ defined(__sparc__) || defined(__mips__) || defined(__sh__) || \ defined(__XTENSA__) || (defined(__SIZEOF_LONG__) && __SIZEOF_LONG__ == 4)) # define CURL_SIZEOF_LONG 4 # define CURL_TYPEOF_CURL_OFF_T long long # define CURL_FORMAT_CURL_OFF_T "lld"
Yes, the Apple-modified version of gcc 4.2.1 that comes with Xcode 3.1.4. Apple-modified GCC is the default compiler on Mac OS X 10.6 and earlier.
That was going to be my suggestion. I've seen other code on the Internet that also checks for