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Re: PATCH: Don't use header files in glibc configure


On Fri, 25 May 2012 20:58:14 +0000 (UTC), "Joseph S. Myers" <> wrote:
> On Fri, 25 May 2012, H.J. Lu wrote:
> > +# Glibc should not depend on any header files
> > +  [m4_divert_text([DEFAULTS],
> > +    [ac_includes_default='/* none */'])])

> If we do need to use autoconf internals, you should ask the autoconf 
> maintainers to add an official supported way of changing the defaults so 
> that when we move to a new autoconf release we no longer need to use 
> internals like that.

That sort of already has happened/blessed -- that is, the asking/idea,
not the implementation -- when I once proposed the exactly same thing:
I have not yet gotten around to implementing this on the Autoconf side.

On Fri, 25 May 2012 13:27:32 -0700, "H.J. Lu" <> wrote:
> Here is the patch adapted from the patch for the same problem in libgcc:

Interesting -- didn't know about that one.


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