[Snort-devel] Compile warnings on Solaris

Martin Roesch roesch at ...48...
Tue Nov 21 15:02:01 EST 2000

Joe McAlerney wrote:
> Someone in the discussion forums mentioned that his Solaris compile was
> warning about the redefinition of TCP_MSS:
> <snip>
> I was compiling snort v. 1.6.3-patch2 under the Solaris26 operating
> system, using GCC2.8.1, and I got the
>  following warning messages as each module compiled:
> decode.h:121: warning: `TCP_MSS' redefined
> /usr/include/netinet/tcp.h:63: warning: this is the location of the
> previous definition
> gcc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I. -I. -I/usr/local/include -g -O2 -Wall
> -DLIBNET_BIG_ENDIAN -c sp_tcp_ack_check.c
> In file included from snort.h:65,
> from sp_tcp_ack_check.h:23,
> from sp_tcp_ack_check.c:20:
> ...
> </snip>
> It doesn't seem like a big issue since the TCP_MSS (TCP Maximum Segment
> Size) is constant between operating systems.  Should the definition be
> inside a #ifndef block?

Yep.  I'll quick fix it ASAP.


Martin Roesch
roesch at ...48...

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