Subject: Re: src/gnu/usr.bin/egcs/common
To: Michael C. Richardson <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 12/17/1999 14:35:22
On Fri, 17 Dec 1999 17:30:07 -0500 
 "Michael C. Richardson" <> wrote:

 >   If thread friendly libc isn't enough to justify bumping a major
 > library version, then what else is? It sounds like we really need to do some
 > housekeeping here.

It's certainly not worth breaking backwards compatbility over... you screw
every shared library that *calls* libc, requiring their major numbers to
be bumped, too.

 >   I think it would be worth it. 

You volunteering to fix all of the lossage that will result?

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>