Subject: Re: Either lint is broken or libbfd
To: Martin Husemann <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Ian Lance Taylor <email@example.com>
Date: 08/17/2003 21:49:57
Martin Husemann <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> - The configure scirpt knows of no other ways to find an appropriate type
> for this define (BFD_HOST_64_BIT)
FWIW, see bfd/configure.host. You can define variables there to set a
64 bit type which works on the host, based on the host configuration
> - fix bfd configure or bfd.h.in to at least check for <inttypes.h> and use
> the C99 integer types if available
> I would say the latter is the right thing to do, and the first a good
> hot fix.
Yes--the latter change should be probably be made in the GNU sources.
You didn't mention the possibility of checking for lint as well as