Compiling trunk

Alan DeKok aland at
Fri Jan 4 14:22:18 CET 2008

Stefan Winter wrote:
> Hi,
> I managed to find an ancient box with gcc 2.95.3, and couldn't
> compile current CVS HEAD. I wonder if anyone cares; should I
> report further issues on such old compilers? In any case, this
> one here is:
> Proper C still requires that variable declarations are at the beginning of
> a block, even though recent compilers are quite forgiving in that respect.

  New C specifications are more forgiving, too.

> Reversing the two lines fixed it, if anyone cares enough.

  Yes.  I've fixed that, and the one in rlm_preprocess.

  However, other code (rlm_eap_tnc) still has this issue.  Fixing it is
a fair amount of work.

  Alan DeKok.

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