(?) Problems building and running gpg on Tru64 v5.1

David Shaw dshaw@jabberwocky.com
Tue Jun 11 16:58:02 2002

On Tue, Jun 11, 2002 at 02:31:00PM +0000, Jay Leafey wrote:

> I've attempted to build gnupg v1.0.7 on several Compaq Tru64 v5.1
> boxes and run into some problems.  Specifically, I keep getting the
> message "gpg: out of memory while allocating 0 bytes" during the
> 'make check' phase of the build.  Since Tru64 doesn't have
> /dev/random or /dev/urandom I have installed and tried both egc and
> prng and get the same results with both.  Here's the commands I use
> to build gnupg:

This is a known bug.  See
http://lists.gnupg.org/pipermail/gnupg-users/2002-May/013022.html for
a patch.  It is fixed in the next version.


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