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Re: curl 7.56.0 build problems

From: Johannes Schindelin <>
Date: Mon, 13 Nov 2017 22:43:05 +0100 (CET)

Hi Patrick,

On Sun, 12 Nov 2017, Patrick Monnerat wrote:

> On 11/12/2017 01:36 PM, Michael Felt wrote:
> >
> > So, are you defining 'free_func'? - Looking for that now, but this
> > 'redefine' did not happen in 54.1 - which is the last version I have been
> > able to build.
> No, but zlib.h does, as a typedef. openssl/crypto.h defines it as a structure
> field and function arguments (AFAICS in my openssl version, that is not the
> same as yours).
> This is OK with gcc, but it seems the AIX compiler does not like redefining a
> typedef name as a formal argument variable.
> The problem has probably been introduced by commit
> Maybe Johannes can help?

Could you give me a little more context? (All I got was the quoted mail, I
am not subscribed to the mailing list...)

Also, as Michael seemed to be unable to build already 55.0 (which does
*not* have that commit), there must be something else bad going on.

Received on 2017-11-13