[tex-live] Current source.development fails to compile on Mac OS X (simple type error)

Olaf Weber olaf@infovore.xs4all.nl
20 Nov 2002 17:51:00 +0100

Kaja P Christiansen writes:
> Gerben Wierda writes:

>> I wanted to fix this myself by changing the type of  
>> makefullnamestring() to match the declaration (strnumber, which is a  
>> unsigned short and not an int), but when I try to tell p4 I want to  
>> edit the file I get:
>> [dumbledore:TeX/texk/web2c] root# p4 edit etexextra.c
>> etexextra.c - file(s) not on client.
>> Which is weird, as the file is obviously there.

> My log file (from Build process) shows that 'etexextra.c' 
> is a generated file:

>    sed s/TEX-OR-MF-OR-MP/etex/ ./lib/texmfmp.c >etexextra.c

> So, you would have to edit TeX/texk/web2c/lib/texmfmp.c.

It should look like this in texmfmp.c:

  return maketexstring(fullnameoffile);

If it doesn't your sources are either old, or worse, a mixture of new
and old.

Olaf Weber

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