Subject: Re: pkgsrc on IRIX 5.3: inclusion of vsnprintf, regex.h, fnmatch?
To: Georg Schwarz <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/05/2004 14:13:13
On Fri, 5 Mar 2004, Georg Schwarz wrote:

> I'm trying to port pkgsrc to IRIX 5.3. While I have already made some
> progress (over 100 packages so far), a number of packages assume the
> availability of either  vsnprintf, regex.h, or fnmatch (none of which is
> provided by IRIX 5.3; are there any other OSes that face the same
> problem?).
> What would be the best way to deal with this?

Have a look at pkgtools/libnbcompat -- maybe it can or does provide what
you need. It provides vsnprintf and others.

   Jeremy C. Reed