[RFC PATCH] Remove --enable-obsolete-rpc flag

Florian Weimer fweimer@redhat.com
Thu Jun 4 10:56:35 GMT 2020


* Petr Vorel:

> also there is a question what to do with /etc/rpc and
> /usr/include/rpc/netdb.h.  Should /etc/rpc be moved to libtirpc (or
> rpcsvc-proto)?

Both are NSS interfaces, so they should stay.  We can perhaps move the
declarations for <rpc/netdb.h> into <netdb.h> to make this clearer.

> Is tirpc/rpc/rpcent.h from libtirpc /usr/include/rpc/netdb.h
> replacement?

The implementation doesn't route the calls through NSS.  Is it even
built at all for glibc systems?

Thanks,
Florian



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