Re: acl: FTBFS on GNU/Hurd
tag 215153 - patch
tag 215154 - patch
Nathan, I'll provide a fixed patch in a while..
On Fri, Oct 10, 2003 at 10:25:59PM +0200, Marcus Brinkmann wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 10, 2003 at 09:16:19PM +0000, Robert Millan wrote:
> > +#define __USE_LARGEFILE64
> If the two underscores are not a hint enough for you, here it is in clear:
> You are not allowed to mess with __* symbols in glibc.
Uhm.. good to know this :)
> There is an official interface, and it is _LARGEFILE_SOURCE and
> _LARGEFILE64_SOURCE. Probably acl already can define that if it is needed,
> check the configure script and other places for that. There is nothing in
> the GNU/Hurd's large file support that is different from GNU/Linux's,
> because it's the same glibc (at least as far as the interfaces are
> See above. There are two relevant symbols:
> _XOPEN_SOURCE Includes POSIX and XPG things. Set to 500 if
> Single Unix conformance is wanted, to 600 for the
> upcoming sixth revision.
> _XOPEN_SOURCE_EXTENDED XPG things and X/Open Unix extensions.
> You can not just define away things blindly just to make it compile. First
> of all, you must use official interfaces.
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