Subject: Re: HEADS UP: migration to fully dynamic linked "base" system
To: Jason R Thorpe <>
From: Johnny Billquist <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/26/2002 21:27:59
On Mon, 26 Aug 2002, Jason R Thorpe wrote:

> On Mon, Aug 26, 2002 at 09:08:40PM +0200, Johnny Billquist wrote:
>  > Yes, and I'd consider that the correct behaviour, by the way. It's ugly,
>  > but it's the right (actually the only) way it could be done. And
>  > "exporting" symbols from the static program, while nice, could be lived
>  > without as well.
> No, it's not correct behavior.  There's the "which global variable do
> you use, errno or errno?" problem.

Ooops. I realized that, and others also already pointed it out.
errno (atleast) needs to be exported. Oh well, I stand (very) corrected on
that. :-)


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