[kaffe] config/config-mem.h

Timothy Stack stack at cs.utah.edu
Thu May 1 12:24:02 PDT 2003

> Hi tim,


> The story for supporting old linux reminds me one more problem for them.
> In 'config/config-mem.h', there is a external definition for 'swab'
> and it uses 'ssize_t' type for its argument. Unfortunately (again)
> this is not defined in old linux (ala 2.2.5), and everytime I replace
> ssize_t to size_t. Some person kindly leave original in comment, so
> it's a simple matter to move comment...
> But, I hope this can also be tested by configure.

Can you apply this diff and see if it works for you?

--- config/config-mem.h	5 Dec 2002 00:30:49 -0000	1.7
+++ config/config-mem.h	1 May 2003 19:21:42 -0000
@@ -46,10 +46,11 @@
  * Some systems (Linux) do not declare swab in any standard header file
-extern void swab(const void *from, void *to, size_t n);
+#if defined(_SSIZE_T)
 extern void swab(const void *from, void *to, ssize_t n);
+extern void swab(const void *from, void *to, size_t n);

> Kiyo



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