Subject: Re: recent 1-6 branch libc and mozilla (etc.)
To: Greywolf <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/06/2003 19:59:38
On Mon, Oct 06, 2003 at 10:53:11AM -0700, Greywolf wrote:
> Thus spake Manuel Bouyer ("MB> ") sometime Today...
> MB> > Recent libc change in netbsd-1-6 branch causes disfunctionality
> MB> > of mozilla (etc.). can't be resolved, for instance.
> MB> > Seemingly the change in question was done within the last 40 days,
> MB> > because the libc that works with mozilla is a month old.
> MB>
> MB> Can you try reverting libc/net/gethnamaddr.c to or ?
> MB> It's the only relevant change I can see since 1.6.1
> I thought this was broken from quite some time ago (pre-1.6.1) and had
> something to do with not being able to resolve ipv6 addresses.

In some other mail he said he had the problem with ipv4-only hosts too

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 24 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference