Subject: Re: the "warned_unix" hack in GCC's preprocessor is poorly concieved....
To: NetBSD Toolchain Technical Discussion List <tech-toolchain@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 03/30/2003 20:31:24
On Sun, 30 Mar 2003, Greg A. Woods wrote:

: The warning I'm particularly concerned with today is:
: 	file.h:999: warning: deprecated symbol "unix" is no longer predefined

The intent of this (since I wrote it 8-) was for it to last about one to two
major releases of NetBSD.  This hack could be nuked altogether in -current,
as pkgsrc ahs done an outstanding job of fixing "unix" symbol references in
various packages.

However, I'm no longer a developer, so "someone else do it."

-- Todd Vierling <>