Hi,

At Fri, 23 Jan 2004 13:01:47 +0900,
Bil Kleb wrote:
> I found a Japanese note about this in the developer list,
> 
>   http://blade.nagaokaut.ac.jp/cgi-bin/scat.rb/ruby/ruby-dev/22418
> 
> but even with the help of Excite's english translation, I wasn't able to tell
> if patch shown at the bottom was supposed to fix the problem for HP-UX 11.

Try the patch in [ruby-dev:22420].

> have_library: checking for tgetent() in -ltinfo... -------------------- yes
> 
> "gcc -o conftest -I/home/kleb/local/src/ruby-1.8.1 -I/home/kleb/local/src/ruby-1.8.1  -g -O2 co
> nftest.c  -L"/home/kleb/local/src/ruby-1.8.1" -L"/home/kleb/local/lib"    -E    -lruby-static -
> ltinfo  -ldld -lcrypt -lm   -lc"
> gcc: -lruby-static: linker input file unused because linking not done

Due to -E, gcc does only preprocess and never fail.

-- 
Nobu Nakada