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Re: Thoughts on MAXPATHLEN

On Sun, Jan 29, 2012 at 11:31:58AM -0000, Justus Winter wrote:
> 1. File bugs for software that uses MAXPATHLEN and co, do so politely
>    and explain the issues. Talk directly to upstream and *do not*
>    mention the Hurd.

Without mentioning there is at least a system out there on which the
issue is present, upstream will probably just ignore the request.

> 2. Define MAXPATHLEN and work on more important issues.

Why not do both ? Fixing those issues is a good way to get a first foot
in the project.

Richard Braun

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