Subject: Re: PCTS run on NetBSD.
To: None <>
From: Ben Harris <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 06/05/2003 18:50:29
In article <> you write:
>At 11:36 PM 6/2/2003, I wrote:
>>After fixing a bug in make which the Open Group POSIX Conformance
>>Test Suite illuminated and banging on it to be happy with NetBSD,
>>I've done a preliminary run on NetSD 1.6R.  Some of my configuration
>>needs to change to eliminate some Unsupported errors but even so the
>>results are interesting.
>>The expanded result is at
>>BTW, having localedef instead of mklocale would be really nice.
>Opps, as noted in a previous message, that should have been:
>  However that file now
>contains the latest test results; the previous results are available in

Still wrong.  There's a "B" in "NetBSD".

>After tweaking the configuration a bit and setting up the environment so
>that more tests move from the unresolved state, NetBSD has more failures
>and shown in the summary of the latest test run (PCTS.results):

Many of the failures seem to be that prototypes for functions that use
__RENAME() aren't detected by the test suite.  Any idea why?

Ben Harris                                                   <>
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