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Re: [PATCH] Remove compat from DEFAULT_CONFIG lookup strings
On Tue, 29 Aug 2017, Steve Ellcey wrote:
> No reason, I just didn't realise libnss_nis wasn't built by default.
> Here is an updated patch for setting the default lookup methods in nss.
> I updated nss/nsswitch.c to not use nis lookups when RPC is not
> configured and I updated DEFAULT_CONFIG in grp/initgroups.c to be
> "compat [NOTFOUND=return] files" when using NSL instead of just "compat
> files". DJ noticed that and I think the missing NOTFOUND is just an
> oversight and it conflicted with the documentation in manual/nss.texi.
> Fixing the code seemed more reasonable than documenting the existing
> setting. I did update the documentation to reflect the behavour of
> this patch.
> I tested once with "--enable-obsolete-nsl --enable-obsolete-rpc" and
> once without and had no regressions from the unmodified glibc on
> OK to checkin?
I have no further comments on this patch.
Joseph S. Myers