Errors compiling Bro on OpenBSD 2.9

Vern Paxson vern at icir.org
Sun Jul 13 12:03:36 PDT 2003


> The OpenBSD compile gets the following errors, relating to BIND defines 
> and such.

This is indeed a pain.  Note that you can work around it by editing config.h
and turning off HAVE_NB_DNS and removing nb_dns.o from OBJ in the Makefile.

The autoconf code is supposed to detect this case already, but the test
it's using (checking for res_mkquery) isn't powerful enough - it fails
on several systems another is Mac OS X).

		Vern



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