errno.h - EILSEQ

Dave Trollope
Fri Apr 5 20:01:00 GMT 2002

Hi Corinna,

Since it exists on Linux and Solaris, I figured that this was new to Cygwin and its
applications. The question is, for what was it introduced to both Linux and Solaris,
and shouldn't it be introduced to Cygwin?


Corinna Vinschen wrote:

> On Wed, Apr 03, 2002 at 10:25:07PM -0600, Dave Trollope wrote:
> > Hi
> >
> > I have been compiling and running fvwm successfully in cygwin  for sometime now,
> > but recent code changes in fvwm check for an error code of EILSEQ. This is
> > standard on Linux, Solaris from the discussions I've had on the fvwm MLs. Does
> > anyone know why this is missing from cygwin? Can someone add it or should it be
> > part of a larger change (feature)?
> Since it doesn't exist on Cygwin, it's unlikey generated by any
> Cygwin application.  Porting fvwm to Cygwin would then require
> you to simply eliminate that test.
> Corinna
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