Subject: Re: constifying stdlib.h made building stable tools fail on current
To: None <>
From: Jukka Salmi <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/24/2004 17:19:03
Jukka Salmi --> current-users (2004-05-10 12:58:16 +0200):
> the changes to src/include/stdlib.h after revision 1.64 made building stable
> tools fail on a current system.

(the functions involved are cgetent(), cgetfirst() and cgetnext();
for details see PR 25544)

What is the right way to solve this problem? Should the stable sources be
modified to match -current prototypes? Or is it just "not supported" to
build stable tools on -current?

Help is appreciated.


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