> > On Sat, 2 Feb 2002 firstname.lastname@example.org wrote: > > > getopt is in libiberty. It's also in glibc, and people have a bad > > habit of not checking for that in configure. I'm thinking about > > packaging libiberty, and > > Also a BSD-licensed getopt (and getopt_long) is available in the NetBSD > libc. But behaves differently to GNU getopt_long, as regards its handling of the arguments '-' and '--' it does? this sounds like a bug. it should be compatible. .mrg.