Re: autoconf AC_SYS_LARGEFILE
Brian May <email@example.com> writes:
> <hat mode="debian maintainer" package="dar">
> I am trying to get long file names to work in dar (uptodate
> So far, I don't think I have had any success (at least I
> don't see any evidence...).
> I have traced it to the AC_SYS_LARGEFILE autoconf macro (autoconf 2.57),
> it outputs the following in config.log:
As Steve Greenland suggested, you are confusing AC_SYS_LARGEFILE
and AC_SYS_LONG_FILE_NAMES. From the Autoconf manual:
- Macro: AC_SYS_LARGEFILE
Arrange for large-file support(1). On some hosts, one must use
special compiler options to build programs that can access large
files. Append any such options to the output variable `CC'.
Define `_FILE_OFFSET_BITS' and `_LARGE_FILES' if necessary.
- Macro: AC_SYS_LONG_FILE_NAMES
If the system supports file names longer than 14 characters, define
I didn't look at your log file, so there could be something else
going on too.
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