strange mingw32-runtime-3.15.1-1 build error (imho it's a bug)

Farkas Levente lfarkas at
Tue Nov 11 13:57:38 UTC 2008

Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 11, 2008 at 12:45:40AM +0100, Farkas Levente wrote:
>> usleep.c:32: error: redefinition of typedef 'useconds_t'
>> /usr/i686-pc-mingw32/sys-root/mingw/include/sys/types.h:119: error:
>> previous declaration of 'useconds_t' was here
> [...]
>> what's more i already build exactly the same packages ie.
>> mingw32-runtime-3.15.1-1 on the same centos-5.2 and build _without_ the
>> above error!???
>> so the only thing what can i assume that on fedora and the first time on
>> centos i use mingw32-runtime-bootstrap-1-4. which means
>> mingw32-runtime-bootstrap-1-4 not equivalent with mingw32-runtime-3.15.1-1
>> and imho it's a bug and should have to be fix.
> I don't use the bootstrap packages any more, since all my machines
> have long been bootstrapped.  However it could cause the difference
> you are seeing, and it may be worth upgrading the bootstrap package to
> the latest MinGW version to see if you can get it to build.  Maybe the
> patch is redundant with the latest bootstrap package.

and how does it supposed to work in koji? what will be included in mock
mingw32-runtime-bootstrap or mingw32-runtime?
imho it's always a must that these two packages be in sync.

  Levente                               "Si vis pacem para bellum!"

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