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Date:      Thu, 29 Jun 2006 16:30:02 -0700
From:      "Kevin Oberman" <>
Subject:   Unable to build acpi_asus module on current today
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Today I tried rebuilding my laptop running current. Building the kernel
module acpi_asus, the build bombed with the error:
===> acpi_asus (all)
cc -O2 -fno-strict-aliasing -pipe -Werror -D_KERNEL -DKLD_MODULE -nostdinc -I-
-I/usr/src/sys/modules/acpi/acpi_asus/../../../contrib/dev/acpica -I. -I@ -I@/contrib/altq -finline-limit=8000 --param inline-unit-growth=100 --param large-function-growth=1000 -fno-common  -mno-align-long-strings -mpreferred-stack-boundary=2  -mno-mmx -mno-3dnow -mno-sse -mno-sse2 -mno-sse3 -ffreestanding -Wall -Wredundant-decls -Wnested-externs -Wstrict-prototypes  -Wmissing-prototypes -Wpointer-arith -Winline -Wcast-qual  -Wundef -fformat-extensions -c /usr/src/sys/modules /acpi/acpi_asus/../../../dev/acpi_support/acpi_asus.c
/usr/src/sys/modules/acpi/acpi_asus/../../../dev/acpi_support/acpi_asus.c: In function `acpi_asus_attach':
/usr/src/sys/modules/acpi/acpi_asus/../../../dev/acpi_support/acpi_asus.c:584: error: 'for' loop initial declaration used outside C99 mode

But this module has not been touched since April and I have built all of
it many times since then. Several other modules seem to have the same
problem of declaring a variable in a for statement.

I moved the declaration to its own statement before the "for" and it
compiles fine.

Did some compiler default recently change? I have no compile options on my
R. Kevin Oberman, Network Engineer
Energy Sciences Network (ESnet)
Ernest O. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab)
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