Subject: Re: /usr/include/zconf.h uses HAVE_UNISTD_H
To: Chris G. Demetriou <>
From: None <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 10/15/1999 04:21:21
>> 	After doing cc -E, I now believe "long" is mistakingly used for file
>> 	offset, instead of off_t, like return value and argument for gzseek().
>> 	I'd like to propose the following fix.
>> 	Should I increase shlib minor, or major, for this? (I suspect major)
>Major, and, worse yet, the shared library major number of every shared
>library in the world that depends on it.
>Of course, you can't do this, since you can't even know what libraries
>those are.  (I'd at least be sure to check the X libraries, though,
>and make _sure_ current-users knows, and make sure than an entry goes
>into some document that people upgrading their systems are likely to

	I did
	% nm -n -o /usr/lib/*.a /usr/X11R6/lib/*.a |grep gzseek
	% nm -n -o /usr/lib/*.a /usr/X11R6/lib/*.a |grep gztell
	but no libraries refer them.