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standards/45258: #include <string.h> -> <strings.h> -> <stdint.h>

>Number:         45258
>Category:       standards
>Synopsis:       #include <string.h> -> <strings.h> -> <stdint.h>
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       high
>Responsible:    standards-manager
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Tue Aug 16 01:30:00 +0000 2011
>Originator:     David A. Holland
>Release:        NetBSD 5.99.55 (20110815)
System: NetBSD macaran 5.99.49 NetBSD 5.99.49 (MACARAN) #8: Mon Apr 11 19:54:18 
EDT 2011 dholland@macaran:/usr/src/sys/arch/amd64/compile/MACARAN amd64
Architecture: x86_64
Machine: amd64

#include <string.h>
leads to
#include <strings.h>
which then does
#include <stdint.h>

polluting the namespace of string.h in violation of applicable standards.

This screws up builds of 3rd-party software.


#include <string.h>


Either remove <strings.h> from <string.h>, which is probably not a
viable proposition, or fix <strings.h> not to spew into the namespace.

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