Subject: Re: /usr/include/zconf.h uses HAVE_UNISTD_H
To: Chris G. Demetriou <email@example.com>
From: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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
% 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.