Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 436315
Unterminated #if in /etc/X11/xdm/Xresources
Last modified: 2014-06-18 05:10:00 EDT
Description of problem:
The error string:
<stdin>:30:1: error: unterminated #if
gets dumped into /var/log/kdm.log because /etc/X11/xdm/Xresources is missing
an "#endif" to match "#if WIDTH > 800".
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Looking at the ChangeLog, ot seems to be fixed in 1.1.7.
Looks like this bug is still in F-9, reopening.
*** Bug 458206 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
This is fixed in F10 with xorg-x11-xdm-1.1.6-6.fc10 (maybe it was fixed in an earlier version of xdm)
I still see this in Fedora Rawhide. Here's my /var/log/kdm.log:
X.Org X Server 1.6.1
Release Date: 2009-4-14
X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0
Build Operating System: Linux 2.6.18-128.1.6.el5xen x86_64
Current Operating System: Linux medusa 184.108.40.206-104.fc11.x86_64 #1 SMP Tue Apr 21 15:29:24 EDT 2009 x86_64
Build Date: 14 April 2009 05:04:11PM
Build ID: xorg-x11-server 1.6.1-1.fc11
Before reporting problems, check http://wiki.x.org
to make sure that you have the latest version.
Markers: (--) probed, (**) from config file, (==) default setting,
(++) from command line, (!!) notice, (II) informational,
(WW) warning, (EE) error, (NI) not implemented, (??) unknown.
(==) Log file: "/var/log/Xorg.0.log", Time: Wed Apr 22 14:34:11 2009
(==) Using default built-in configuration (30 lines)
SELinux: Disabled on system, not enabling in X server
The XKEYBOARD keymap compiler (xkbcomp) reports:
> Warning: Type "ONE_LEVEL" has 1 levels, but <RALT> has 2 symbols
> Ignoring extra symbols
Errors from xkbcomp are not fatal to the X server
/etc/X11/xdm/Xresources:30:1: error: unterminated #if
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I see this in F11, today's (2009/06/20) updated xdm:
Can we bump the version to F11 and have this fixed? Seems this bug keeps showing up again and again...
Would any tips from https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Common_F11_bugs#radeon-misc-gfx help?
There's a #endif line missing in one of the files distributed with xdm. This is a recurring problem that shows up every so often, gets fixed, shows up again. No tips will help. It is trivial to add the #endif line to the proper file, just annoying that it keeps disappearing.
(In reply to comment #10)
> There's a #endif line missing in one of the files distributed with xdm. This
> is a recurring problem that shows up every so often, gets fixed, shows up
> again. No tips will help. It is trivial to add the #endif line to the proper
> file, just annoying that it keeps disappearing.
Sorry, comment 9 was to the wrong tab. However, package is ready for updates, except it hasn't be pushed yet, so if you want it go to https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/xorg-x11-xdm-1.1.6-10.fc11 to fetch it. And if it works please make a comment there (well, if it doesn't make it as well :)).
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