> On Fri, May 25, 2001 at 04:44:53PM -0400, Roland McGrath wrote: > > > > I think that is reasonable. The was no POSIX standard specifying > > gethostname at the time the original decision was made. > > Would this be in sysdeps/mach/hurd/sys/param.h? It seems what info libc > suggests. Yes, <sys/param.h> has always been the place to find MAXHOSTNAMELEN. If Thomas doesn't object, I will put it into libc.