Subject: Re: defining POSIX when building gcc?
To: Simon Burge , Jaromir Dolecek <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 08/10/1999 07:20:57
On Tue, 10 Aug 1999, Simon Burge wrote:

: It would be easier to wrap the whole test in !defined(HAVE_GETPWD) and
: define that in dist/gcc/config/netbsd.h.

That should be dist/gcc/config/xm-netbsd.h (the *host* environment file).
dist/gcc/config/netbsd.h defines the *target* environment.

On Tue, 10 Aug 1999, Jaromir Dolecek wrote:

: BTW, maybe gcc could be switched to use our malloc() instead of gnu one.

Now that we're using the malloc adapted from FreeBSD, we should try this
with all GNU tools; the only compelling reason to use the GNU malloc, from
what I've heard, was its memory efficiency.

-- Todd Vierling (