[Bro-Dev] 2.6-beta build error

Azoff, Justin S jazoff at illinois.edu
Fri Sep 21 07:22:18 PDT 2018

> On Sep 20, 2018, at 3:13 PM, Michael Dopheide <dopheide at es.net> wrote:
> I'm hitting the same error when trying to build release/2.6 or master:
> [ 99%] In file included from /usr/local/src/bro/src/Func.cc:702:0:
> bro.bif: In constructor ‘MMDB::MMDB(const char*, stat)’:
> bro.bif:3630:47: error: cannot convert ‘stat’ to ‘__dev_t {aka long unsigned int}’ in initialization
> CentOS Linux release 7.5.1804
> Let me know if you need any other information.  As a point of comparison, bro-2.5-897 builds fine.

Looks like travis-ci didn't catch this because the travis-job script does not install libmaxminddb-devel/libmaxminddb-dev
so bro is not built with mmdb support.

Justin Azoff

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