problems building conntrack w/ uclibc - no output

Alan Ezust alan.ezust at
Wed Nov 29 00:14:28 CET 2006

You can ignore my questions about building gdb. I have it on the embedded box 
It's still not quite giving me what I want yet, but conntrack is hanging here:

root at PresiNET-99996:/root/ctdebug> gdb
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This GDB was configured as "i386-pc-linux-gnu".
Using host libthread_db library "/lib/".
Breakpoint 1 at 0x8049df0: file conntrack.c, line 606.

Breakpoint 1, main (argc=2, argv=0xbfe54f24) at conntrack.c:606
warning: Source file is more recent than executable.

606             unsigned int command = 0, options = 0;
Function "nfnl_listen()" not defined.
Function "nfct_get_conntrack()" not defined.
Breakpoint 2 at 0xb7f49b40: file libnetfilter_conntrack.c, line 1082.

Program received signal SIGINT, Interrupt.
0xb7f2dcdc in __socketcall () from /lib/
(gdb) where
#0  0xb7f2dcdc in __socketcall () from /lib/
#1  0xb7f1cd14 in recvmsg () from /lib/
#2  0xb7f4d55b in nfnl_listen () from /usr/local/lib/
#3  0xb7f49cca in nfct_event_conntrack (cth=0x804db30) at 
#4  0x0804b38c in main (argc=2, argv=0xbfe54f24) at conntrack.c:1090

Even though I'm building these libs with debugging symbols, gdb is having 
trouble finding them... I'll post more if I get more info.

On Tuesday 28 November 2006 09:38, Alan Ezust wrote:
> On Monday 27 November 2006 18:36, Pablo Neira Ayuso wrote:
> > Strange. Unfortunately I don't have access to such environment so I
> > would require a considerable amount of time to set it up and I'm
> > currently totally burden in many things. Could you run conntrack inside
> > gdb and try to figure out what it wrong?
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