Subject: Re: sys/dir.h vs. sys/dirent.h (and PR kern/2138)
To: None <mycroft@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Gordon W. Ross <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 02/28/1996 10:49:31
> Date: Tue, 27 Feb 1996 21:38:31 -0500 (EST)
> From: "Charles M. Hannum" <>
> Cc:
>    sys/dir.h is an old bsd interface.  dirent.h is the posix one.  i
>    think the change is worthwhile.
> Huh?  Breaking compatibility with old software is usually not a good
> thing.  Is there a *good* reason to do this?

WHAT are you talking about?  There has been NO proposal to break
any compatibility anywhere.  Have you been asleep?