Testing for the 4.4p1 release

David Bronder david-bronder at uiowa.edu
Tue Sep 19 08:57:38 EST 2006

Darren Tucker wrote:
> David Bronder wrote:
> > Damien Miller wrote:
> >> The 4.4p1 release is approaching now, so we are now asking people to 
> >> actively test snapshots or CVS and report back to the mailing list.
> > 
> > [AIX 5.1 ML5, IBM VAC 6 compiler, openssh-SNAP-20060902]
> > 
> > Fails to build.  See below for details.  Same result with a stripped
> > down configure line (just adding --with-zlib=/usr/local).
> [...]
> I have just committed a change to configure that should work around that 
> by removing the "-qlanglvl=ansi" if it finds the compiler won't let 
> macros be redefined.  (Not ideal, but it should work.)
> The changes will be in snap 20060919 and later.  I think the "struct 
> aud_rec" ones were a side effect of the compiler flags, but if you see 
> them again (they'll only appear in port-aix.c now) then please let me know.

Just gave it another spin with openssh-SNAP-20060919 and it looks OK.
The "struct aud_rec" messages are gone, and the regression tests passed.

> > "/usr/include/paths.h", line 50.9: 1506-213 (S) Macro name _PATH_BSHELL cannot be redefined.
> > "/usr/include/paths.h", line 50.9: 1506-358 (I) "_PATH_BSHELL" is defined on line 322 of defines.h.
> > "/usr/include/paths.h", line 52.9: 1506-213 (S) Macro name _PATH_CSHELL cannot be redefined.
> > "/usr/include/paths.h", line 52.9: 1506-358 (I) "_PATH_CSHELL" is defined on line 325 of defines.h.
> > "/usr/include/paths.h", line 57.9: 1506-213 (S) Macro name _PATH_MAILDIR cannot be redefined.
> > "/usr/include/paths.h", line 57.9: 1506-358 (I) "_PATH_MAILDIR" is defined on line 359 of defines.h.
> Those will probably still be there but as warnings.  We'll see what we 
> can do to clean those up after the release.

The macro warnings were still there, but as you said, just indicating
the macros had been redefined (rather than not being able to redefine

Thanks again!

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