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Re: some glibc issues...

To: ralf@uni-koblenz.de
Subject: Re: some glibc issues...
From: Thomas Bogendoerfer <tsbogend@alpha.franken.de>
Date: Mon, 12 Jan 1998 19:37:55 +0100
Cc: Alex deVries <adevries@engsoc.carleton.ca>, SGI Linux <linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com>
In-reply-to: <19980112013541.24300@uni-koblenz.de>; from ralf@uni-koblenz.de on Mon, Jan 12, 1998 at 01:35:41AM +0100
References: <Pine.LNX.3.95.980111174623.26800D-100000@lager.engsoc.carleton.ca> <19980112013541.24300@uni-koblenz.de>
Sender: owner-linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
> > - exactly what's wrong with using -lbsd now?
> 
> It simply doesn't exist anymore.  RedHat on kludges things by making
> libbsd.a a link to libbsd-compat.a.  That's a broken attempt to keep
> Makefiles alive because -D_BSD_SOURCE needs to be added to CFLAGS for
> BSD code anyway ...

but that's not enough for getpgrp and getpgrp. These function have
different arguments in *BSD.

> > - why does sys/mount.h have no MS_ defines in it now?
> 
> Duh?  It does have them ...

really ? 

[root@mips sys]# grep MS_ /usr/include/sys/mount.h 
[root@mips sys]# 

Not in my sys/mount.h.

Thomas.

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