Bug 375981 - build error: conflicting types for 'XF86DGAGetVideoLL'
Summary: build error: conflicting types for 'XF86DGAGetVideoLL'
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: libXxf86dga
Version: 9
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Søren Sandmann Pedersen
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: 418441
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-11-11 14:26 UTC by Zhan, Yi
Modified: 2014-06-18 09:09 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2009-07-14 16:25:44 UTC
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Description Zhan, Yi 2007-11-11 14:26:21 UTC
Description of problem:

When rebuilding from the srpm, we encounter an error about conflicting types for
'XF86DGAGetVideoLL', one located at XF86DGA.c:105 and the other at
/usr/include/X11/extensions/xf86dga1.h:64. I build the package on both i386 and
IA-64 platforms, and the encounter the same error. So I image that it's not a
platform specified bug. 

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. rpmbuild --rebuild libXxf86dga-1.0.1-4.fc8.src.rpm
Actual results:

+ make
Making all in src
make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/redhat/BUILD/libXxf86dga-1.0.1/src'
make  all-am
make[2]: Entering directory `/usr/src/redhat/BUILD/libXxf86dga-1.0.1/src'
if /bin/sh ../libtool --tag=CC --mode=compile gcc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I. -I.  
MALLOC_0_RETURNS_NULL -O2 -g -pipe -Wall -Wp,-D_FORTIFY_SOURCE=2 -fexceptions
k-protector --param=ssp-buffer-size=4 -MT XF86DGA.lo -MD -MP -MF
 -c -o XF86DGA.lo XF86DGA.c; \
    then mv -f ".deps/XF86DGA.Tpo" ".deps/XF86DGA.Plo"; else rm -f
o"; exit 1; fi
mkdir .libs
 gcc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I. -I. -DMALLOC_0_RETURNS_NULL -O2 -g -pipe -Wall
ORTIFY_SOURCE=2 -fexceptions -fstack-protector --param=ssp-buffer-size=4 -MT
.lo -MD -MP -MF .deps/XF86DGA.Tpo -c XF86DGA.c  -fPIC -DPIC -o .libs/XF86DGA.o
XF86DGA.c:105: error: conflicting types for 'XF86DGAGetVideoLL'
/usr/include/X11/extensions/xf86dga1.h:64: error: previous declaration of
tVideoLL' was here
make[2]: *** [XF86DGA.lo] Error 1
make[2]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/redhat/BUILD/libXxf86dga-1.0.1/src'
make[1]: *** [all] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/redhat/BUILD/libXxf86dga-1.0.1/src'
make: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
error: Bad exit status from /var/tmp/rpm-tmp.28098 (%build)

Expected results:

Additional info:

Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 03:52:25 UTC
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
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