Subject: Re: using long usernames
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: port-sparc
Date: 02/24/2003 20:49:23
In article <>,
Perry E. Metzger <> wrote:
> (Christos Zoulas) writes:
>> /usr/src/sys/sys/param.h:#define MAXLOGNAME      (LOGIN_NAME_MAX - 1)
>/* max login name length */
>The full set of lines say:
>/* DEPRECATED: use LOGIN_NAME_MAX instead. */
>#define MAXLOGNAME      (LOGIN_NAME_MAX - 1) /* max login name length */
>So if it is deprecated, we should yank it. If it is not deprecated, we
>should remove the comment.

Well, we should consider adding a #define which when defined, deprecated
defines do not get defined, so that we can clean our source from them.

err, did I say that right :-)