[m-dev.] diff: update README.FreeBSD

Fergus Henderson fjh at cs.mu.OZ.AU
Thu Oct 14 03:11:54 AEST 1999

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	Mention that you need to configure with `--disable-extern-debug'.

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RCS file: /home/mercury1/repository/mercury/README.FreeBSD,v
retrieving revision 1.1
diff -u -r1.1 README.FreeBSD
--- README.FreeBSD	1999/06/21 07:45:47	1.1
+++ README.FreeBSD	1999/10/13 16:45:56
@@ -1,3 +1,15 @@
+We've had a report from Marko Schuetz <marko at ki.informatik.uni-frankfurt.de>
+that on FreeBSD you need to pass the `--disable-extern-debug' to configure:
+	> From: Marko Schuetz <marko at ki.informatik.uni-frankfurt.de>
+	> Date: 13 Oct 1999
+	...
+	> I grabbed mercury-compiler-1999-10-12. It compiles and
+	> installs when configured with --disable-extern-debug.
+	> Without --disable-extern-debug the compile fails in
+	> trace/mercury_trace_external.c in the include files
+	> <arpa/inet.h> and <netdb.h> (??!?!?)
 For FreeBSD, the Boehm conservative garbage collector does not yet support
 shared libraries.  So Mercury does not yet support shared libraries on FreeBSD,
 except in the (not very useful) case where you compile with GC disabled,

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