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Re: [Xen-devel] Build error occurred

Thu, 4 Mar 2010 11:25:30 +0000, Ian Jackson wrote:

>Keir Fraser writes ("Re: [Xen-devel] Build error occurred"):
>> On 04/03/2010 00:53, "Masaki Kanno" <kanno.masaki@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> > I encountered the following error message with latest xen-unstable.
>> > My flex version is 2.5.4.
>> I'll leave it to Ian to make a more portable flex invocation, or submit a
>> patch to check the generated files into the repository.
>I haven't double-checked exactly which version is needed, but 2.5.4
>was released by the FSF in *SEPTEMBER 1996*.  The --header-file option
>was introduced in 2.5.19 released in September 2002.
>We don't support Python 2.2 any more and Python 2.2.3, the last
>release of Python 2.2, was released in May 2003.
>So to be perfectly honest, I think it's fair enough to expect people
>to have a newer version of flex.  What on earth is Masaki running ??
>However, it's easy enough to check in the generated files.  Patch

Hi Ian,

Thank you.  I succeeded to build xen-unstable by your patch.

I'm using them.

# cat /etc/redhat-release 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 5.1 (Tikanga)
# python -V
Python 2.4.3

Best regards,

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