`Hiding' libc symbols (was Re: cvs commit: src/lib/libc/gen ...)
wollman at lcs.mit.edu
Wed Apr 30 09:46:56 PDT 2003
<<On Wed, 30 Apr 2003 11:41:35 -0500, "Jacques A. Vidrine" <nectar at FreeBSD.org> said:
> Package X defines a function named `strlcpy', that works well for
> Package X and may or may not have any relationship to the `strlcpy'
> we all know and love from OpenBSD.
> Which of the following scenarios is the least astonishing?
Secnario 4. Package X fails to build with a linker error because the
user has attempted to define something that he is not entitled to
redefine. (No, I don't know how to accomplish this with our existing
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