tech-userlevel archive

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Old Index]

Re: gethostbyname_r

In article <>,
Kamil Rytarowski  <> wrote:
>This way we remove new users on link-time, and keep compat for run-time
>ones. No symbol versioning is needed.
>This approach can be used to prepare for major bump and removal of
>legacy interfaces like bcmp(3), strtoq(3) etc.

Here's how to do it using symbol versioning:

(allow runtime linking of existing binaries, hide the symbols from the
library during linking)

We can automate creating too.


Home | Main Index | Thread Index | Old Index