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Errors in header file ip.h on AIX

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I'm doing a make on "MySQL" on AIX 4.14 with GCC.

I'm getting module net.c errors in ip.h with "parse error for ip_xhl"

These are the orignial header files that came with the system, could these possibly be corrupted, just crap or does anybody have any ideas what the problem is.
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Some of AIX's header files need preprcocessor constants
to be defined. Most notorious is the _ALL_SOURCE constant.
(add a -D_ALL_SOURCE to the compilers' command line).

I peeked the netinet/ip.h file and I found a _NO_BITFIELDS
constant there which has to be UNdefined if you want to
have BSD compatibilty.

Without seeing your source code, I can't be more specific,
but I'll bet you need to (un)define one of those constants ...

kind regards,

Jos aka jos@and.nl

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