Subject: Re: _Bool in stdbool.h
From: Klaus Klein <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 11/21/2002 12:31:56
Ryo HAYASAKA <> writes:

> /usr/include/stdbool.h has
> #define bool  _Bool
> but there is not a definition of "_Bool".  It seems that
> {Free,Open}BSD has the definition.  Do we also need to have the
> definition of _Bool?
> This problem causes pkgsrc/lang/clisp to fail to compile.

(_Bool is a type specified in C99, which the supplied in-tree compiler
is not up to.)

You'll note that while there still is a <stdbool.h> header in the
source tree, it's currently not being installed, and you should remove
it from /usr/include.

- Klaus