Perl compile error - not yet resolved

Kelledin kelledin at
Mon Sep 30 22:20:54 PDT 2002

On Monday 30 September 2002 11:41 pm, you wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 30, 2002 at 10:38:49PM -0600, Gerard Beekmans 
> > Very strange. Time to dig deeper in the system.
> I'll just keep posting updates as I go. I haven't a real clue
> what I'm doing here. All those errors I posted before all come
> down to the same piece of code: incompatible type for argument
> x of <function>
> Argument x in all those functions is: (struct sockaddr *)
> What's sockaddr? Is it Glibc to start with?

sockaddr is a "socket address" structure--it defines the basic 
properties of a socket, like what family it is (network or 
local), what the socket's name is (if local), what it's address 
is (if network), etc. etc.  It's defined in 

This makes me think your kernel includes are broken?

"If a server crashes in a server farm and no one pings it, does 
it still cost four figures to fix?"
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