int64_t compile problem

Darren Tucker dtucker at
Fri Sep 19 12:31:53 EST 2003

bmcuppy at wrote:
> I run Linux 2.2.21 w/ gcc version and it does not even configure. I am interested
> in a workaround on this. OpenSSH 3.61p1 configures and compiles but not 3.7.1p1.
> OpenSSH requires int64_t support.  Contact your vendor or install
> an alternative compiler (I.E., GCC) before continuing.

OpenSSH now requires "long long" support.  Does your version of gcc
support that?  Also have a look in config.log for the error given where
the test failed, perhaps there's another reason for the failure.

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