This is the mail archive of the mailing list for the Cygwin project.

Index Nav: [Date Index] [Subject Index] [Author Index] [Thread Index]
Message Nav: [Date Prev] [Date Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next]

Re: cygwin/newlib types patchs

On Thu, Mar 22, 2001 at 08:19:05AM +1100, Robert Collins wrote:
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Christopher Faylor" <>
>To: <>
>Sent: Thursday, March 22, 2001 1:09 AM
>Subject: Re: cygwin/newlib types patchs
>> On Wed, Mar 21, 2001 at 08:10:00PM +1100, Robert Collins wrote:
>> >    * include/cygwin/types.h: Add pthread_*_t typedefs for user code
>> >for building cygwin.
>> I'm not comfortable with adding a new file with such a generic name
>> Shouldn't this just be cygwin/pthread.h, or something?
>You're not adding. It was already there, just absolutely bare bones.
>Corinna suggested that we include a cygwin/file for types that are
>included into user apps via sys/types.h, but specific to newlib - that
>file seemed most appropriate to me.

Actually, checking the history, it looks like I added this but it was
a mistake.  I probably did a massive 'cvs add' and ended up adding this.
I probably thought I needed it at some point and then changed my mind.

However, I guess it makes sense to have something like this.


Index Nav: [Date Index] [Subject Index] [Author Index] [Thread Index]
Message Nav: [Date Prev] [Date Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next]