Re: more questions about LFS
Previously Emil Pedersen wrote:
> If program want to use lsf, do they need to use other syscall names
> (e.g. fseek64() instead of fseek(), ...)? I assume that's the case and
> necessary for compatibility.
No, glibc does that for you.
> If the program don't use large files they should work, without
> recompiling, right?
> The reason I ask is that some program seems to have problem with
> directories containing large files (cron report bellow), but I really
> don't see why.
The getdents syscall encountering data it can't represent in this case.
strace the program and you'll see what happens exactly.
/firstname.lastname@example.org This space intentionally left occupied \
| email@example.com http://www.liacs.nl/~wichert/ |
| 1024D/2FA3BC2D 576E 100B 518D 2F16 36B0 2805 3CB8 9250 2FA3 BC2D |