Subject: Re: pkgsrc on hurd and some patches...
To: pancake <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Julio Merino <email@example.com>
Date: 06/20/2003 18:00:42
On Fri, 20 Jun 2003 01:05:06 +0200
pancake <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> It tries to use malloc/free functions (for example xgethostname instead of gethostname, asprintf instead snprintf)...
They may be better, but are not present on all systems.
> We think that could be better do this changes in the official pkgsrc code.
bootstrap-pkgsrc, you mean? If so, it should rely on configure checks where
appropiate to keep compatibility with systems not having these special
Julio M. Merino Vidal <email@example.com>
The NetBSD Project - http://www.NetBSD.org/