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Date: Fri, 17 Aug 2001 20:51:13 -0400
From: Christopher Faylor <cgf AT redhat DOT com>
To: cygwin-developers AT cygwin DOT com
Subject: Re: libiberty fix
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In-Reply-To: <004301c12779$ebe0f840$a300a8c0@nhv>; from nhv@cape.com on Fri, Aug 17, 2001 at 08:08:33PM -0400

On Fri, Aug 17, 2001 at 08:08:33PM -0400, Norman Vine wrote:
>Christopher Faylor writes:
>>
>>After some back and forth discussion, I have checked in a fix for
>>the libiberty problem that was raised here earlier.
>>
>>It bears no resemblance to my previous change.  It is *a lot* simpler,
>>actually.
>>
>>So, CVS should build again.
>
>The Cygwin CVS with this change did not build for me   
>< autoconf 2.13 > rest of my Cygwin installation is 'current'
>
>With this simple change it does though.

configure is a generated file.  You don't modify it because any change
you make will be wiped out the next time it is generated.

I'm sorry, but this makes about as much sense as wiping out the offending
entries in /usr/include/sys/errno.h.  Neither is a real fix.

cgf

><530> libiberty
>$ cvs -z3 diff
>cvs server: Diffing .
>Index: configure
>===================================================================
>RCS file: /cvs/src/src/libiberty/configure,v
>retrieving revision 1.14
>diff -r1.14 configure
>1881a1882,1883
>>     libiberty_cv_var_sys_nerr=yes
>>     libiberty_cv_var_sys_errlist=yes
>

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