[libvirt] Duplicate symbol error with 0.9.3 on OSX

Justin Clift jclift at redhat.com
Tue Jul 5 01:19:33 UTC 2011

On 05/07/2011, at 1:23 AM, Matthias Bolte wrote:
> 2011/7/4 Justin Clift <jclift at redhat.com>:
>> Just went to update the OSX libvirt build for 0.9.3, but it's
>> giving a duplicate symbol error:
>>  ld: duplicate symbol _virNetworkDNSHostsDef in ./.libs/libvirt_driver_test.a(libvirt_driver_test_la-test_driver.o) and ./.libs/libvirt_conf.a(libvirt_conf_la-network_conf.o)
>> "virNetworkDNSHostsDef" is definitely in src/conf/network_conf.*,
>> but not seeing it anywhere in src/test/test_driver.*.
> The problem seems to the the struct A {} A; style. This looks bogus.
> Here's a patch that might fix it.

Thanks Matthias, that fixes it perfectly. :)

Just incorporated your patch into the new OSX 0.9.3 libvirt build. Should be
live to the wider OSX public within 24 hours or so. :)

Regards and best wishes,

Justin Clift

Aeolus Community Manager

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