Posted on 2002-03-29
Last Modified: 2008-02-26
Hi again..

what the heck is this INT_MAX ??
it is making me tons of errors,
i am trying to compile sendmail,  it says..
fopen.c: In function `sm_out_***`:
fopen.c:174: `INT_MAX' undeclared (first use in this function)
fopen.c:174: (Each undeclared identifier is reported only once
fopen.c:174: for each function it appears in.)
make: *** [libswp.o] Error 1
make: *** [update] Error 1
make: *** [update] Error 2

And when trying to compile PostFix

file_limit.c: In function `get_file_limit':
file_limit.c:74: `INT_MAX' undeclared (first use in this function)
file_limit.c:74: (Each undeclared identifier is reported only once
file_limit.c:74: for each function it appears in.)
make: *** [file_limit.o] Error 1
make: *** [update] Error 1
make: *** [update] Error 2

and more with other compilations ??
what am i mising ?
what is this INT_MAX ?
how to correct ?

Question by:neostudio
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duplicate question, please delete it
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ahoffmann earned 50 total points
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oops, my first comment is obsolete now ;-)

So my comment from one of the others here again:

The error messages sound like you're missing the appropriate file /usr/include/limits.h with:
#  define INT_MAX 2147483647

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thanks for the reminder of the duplicated thread .


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