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Re: Another package ported

> Roland McGrath <roland@frob.com> writes:
> > Yes, <sys/param.h> has always been the place to find MAXHOSTNAMELEN.
> > If Thomas doesn't object, I will put it into libc.
> Argh.  I don't want there to be a max.  Blech blech blech blech.

Have you followed the discussion here where someone said there is a
standard now constraining the maximum anyone can expect to use?
Maybe someone can post the specific citation for whatever that was?

> What value are you going to put in?

Someone posted that some recent POSIX standard gave a limit of 255.
I was going to use that.  1024 is fine too.

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