[PATCH/RFA] Internationalize ctype functionality

Corinna Vinschen vinschen@redhat.com
Tue Jun 29 09:39:00 GMT 2010

On Jun 21 11:16, Antony King wrote:
> In the particular instance where this compatibility issue occurred then
> your suggestion of them rebuilding the library is OK (and will be done).
> However we have a commitment to our customers to retain binary
> compatibility (where feasible); this is particularly important in the
> case of 3rd party suppliers where rebuilding a library may take time to
> arrange and also incur a financial penalty :-(.
> In this light, I think I will submit this change as the attached patch
> request with the guards you suggest.
> [...]
> 	* libc/ctype/ctype_.c (__ctype_ptr): Reinstate definition (guarded by
> 	NEED_OLD_CTYPE_PTR_DEFINITION) for backwards compatibility with newlib
> 	1.16.0 and earlier.

Thanks.  I applied it with a minor change:


Note the leading underscore.


Corinna Vinschen
Cygwin Project Co-Leader
Red Hat

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