iscan compile problems on Mandrake 9.1 (was Re: [sane-devel] (no subject))

Olaf Meeuwissen
Wed, 20 Aug 2003 13:26:22 +0900

On Tue, Aug 19, 2003 at 02:23:10PM +0200, wrote:
> Hello!
> I have problems compiling iscan 1.5.2!

What sources did you download?

> What am I missing?
> My system is mandrake 9.1 sane is compiled (Version 1.0.12).

You'll need the gcc-3.x experimental sources.  Either the tarball or the 

> Thanks Florian!
> make[1]: Entering directory `/root/iscan-1.5.2/frontend'

Gack!!  Am I right in thinking that you build your sources are root in 
root's home directory?  You're better of building as a normal user and
only switch to root for the installation.

The rest of the log shows messages that are indicative of trying to 
build iscan from the gcc-2.9x sources on a system that uses gcc-3.x
for its default compiler.

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