strace-4.6 failed to build with clang-3.0

Mike Frysinger vapier at
Sun Jan 15 00:49:13 UTC 2012

On Saturday 14 January 2012 19:12:50 Alexander Kolesen wrote:
> I've tried to build strace-4.6 with clang-3.0 and got the following
> error:
>   /usr/bin/clang -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I.  -I./linux/x86_64 -I./linux -I./linux 
> -Wall -Wwrite-strings -O2 -pipe -MT strace.o -MD -MP -MF .deps/strace.Tpo
> -c -o strace.o strace.c strace.c:102:8: error: unknown type name 'bool'
>   static bool daemonized_tracer = 0;
> When the configure script was running, i've got:
>   checking for stdbool.h that conforms to C99... no
> It happens because configure test for stdbool.h is failing on
> clang-3.0. I've attached the patch that fixes the issue.

configure is a generated file.  you should bring up your concern with the source 
of that code which is not strace but rather the GNU autoconf project.
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