>>>>> "James" == James A Crippen <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
James> This is an older message... On 19 Aug 1998, Karl
James> M. Hegbloom wrote:
>> I have fixed these problems in the course of creating a Debian
>> GNU/Linux package of `scsh'. You can find my diffs by
>> searching for it at http://www.debian.org, through the
>> "distributions" link and the search pages you can click to.
>> Just search for `scsh', and download the source and diff. If
>> you've got `alien' installed, you might try converting the .deb
>> into an .rpm, but there's no guarantee it will work.
James> I tried patching the diff in and everything seemed to work
James> until I got the following:
James> scsh/sighandlers1.c: In function `set_procmask':
James> scsh/sighandlers1.c:44: parse error before ';'
James> And the code is
James> make_sigset(&mask, hi, lo);
I don't know what to tell you... I can compile it with no trouble.
Perhaps you should try again with a fresh tarball and patch. I've
uploaded a newer version; not a lot is changed beyond the Debian
packageing stuff, but perhaps you'll have better luck with it.
(I'm building it now, just to be sure...) ... looks like it worked;
it's creating scheme heaps now............... :-)
James> Everything surrounding looks okay... I'm going to go
James> through the diff and patch by hand, remaking everything
James> along the way to see if I can weasel out any problems.
Let me know what was wrong.
James> I just wish scsh wasn't behaving so poorly. Then I
James> wouldn't have to work in C...
Yes, I like Scheme much more than C also.