solved: error: too many arguments to function 'ngx_time_update'

Mark Alan varia at
Tue Nov 8 10:58:31 UTC 2011

On Tue, 8 Nov 2011 12:08:20 +0400, Maxim Dounin <mdounin at>

> > /tmp/buildd/nginx-1.1.7/debian/modules/nginx-echo/src/ngx_http_echo_timer.c:32:5:
> > error: too many arguments to function 'ngx_time_update'
> > src/core/ngx_times.h:23:6: note: declared here
> Errors are caused by 3rd party module you are trying to use.  
> Either do not compile it, or update it (likely new version of the 
> module exists which resolves this).

Thank you. As usual you were right.

A simple sed -i '/MODULESDIR/d' debian/rules took care of the
offending 'nginx-echo' module and of all the other modules that bloat
the current ubuntu/debian version of Nginx code.

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