Subject: Re: fortune makefiles incorrect ?
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Perry E. Metzger <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/07/1999 10:12:55
Jaromir Dolecek <email@example.com> writes:
> "Perry E. Metzger" wrote:
> > Zoularis is actually not very heavyweight EXCEPT for one thing: there
> > are ugly hacks in place to deal with the __progname hack. It turns out
> > that doing __progname portably is very hard indeed.
> > If someone could come up with a better hack for dealing with
> > __progname well, we could have our portability library work much more
> > smoothly.
> BTW, what is the __progname hack ?
NetBSD programs use __progname to refer to argv.