Subject: Re: More build failures
To: None <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 06/11/1998 10:23:59
Brian Cully writes:
> There are a bunch of mis-typed `line_no' variables in usr.sbin/ypserv.
> They're all defined as `int' but should be `size_t' instead. This also
> necessitates a cast down to int on the various warnx() and errx()
> calls that happen to.
> The work is more trivial than generating the patch, which is why I haven't
> done so.

Patches in PRs get applied because the person fixing the problem
doesn't have to guess what you meant. General descriptions made to
mailing lists not accompanied by a PR with a patch in it often are
never fixed.


> -- 
> Brian Cully						<>
> ``And when one of our comrades was taken prisoner, blindfolded, hung
>   upside-down, shot, and burned, we thought to ourselves, `These are the
>   best experiences of our lives''' -Pathology (Joe Frank, Somewhere Out There