/usr/include/ndbm.h supposed to be in newlib?

Christopher Faylor cgf@redhat.com
Mon Jun 24 12:29:00 GMT 2002


On Mon, Jun 24, 2002 at 03:23:40PM -0400, Thomas Fitzsimmons wrote:
>On Mon, 2002-06-24 at 13:40, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> On Mon, Jun 24, 2002 at 01:31:39PM -0400, Thomas Fitzsimmons wrote:
>> >I added the ndbm stuff because I thought it might be useful later.
>> >I'll remove it for now, and if we do need it later, I'll make it
>> >system-specific.
>> 
>> Thanks.
>> 
>> Someone also noticed that the db stuff has been added.  That is also causing
>> some cygwin heartburn.  Could that be reverted too?
>> 
>
>Well, the db functions are required by the hashing functions.  If the
>problem is header-related then you can override the default by placing
>your version in the libc/sys/cygwin/include directory.

This isn't something that gets exported by the cygwin DLL.  It's a
separate package so, depending on the order in which you install the
package, cygwin/db, db/cygwin, you'll get one header file or the other.

cgf



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