Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at gmail.com
Mon Apr 7 06:58:33 PDT 2008

On Mon, Apr 7, 2008 at 3:56 AM, Nicolas FRANCOIS
<nicolas.francois at free.fr> wrote:
> Hi.
>  The flex version present in the SVN LFS book has some compatibility
>  problem with old lex. Or, to be more precise (if I understood the message
>  I wrote clearly), the previous versions of flex did not halt on
>  incompatible options of lex, while the 2.5.34 version produces an error.
>  Some examples of packages which don't appreciate the change are
>  tetex-3.0, and lm_sensors (both version 2 and version 3).
>  I think version 2.5.35 partly solves the issue. So one should upgrade,
>  shouldn't one ?

Seems like a good idea to me. Could you show output when from when the
lex handling bombs, like from one of the packages you listed above? I
just want to know what I'm looking for.


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