Re: cvs commit: src/include fnmatch.h

From: Jacques A. Vidrine <nectar_at_FreeBSD.org>
Date: Wed, 17 Dec 2003 07:22:52 -0600
On Tue, Dec 16, 2003 at 06:54:29PM -0800, Jordan K. Hubbard wrote:
> jkh         2003/12/16 18:54:29 PST
> 
>   FreeBSD src repository
> 
>   Modified files:
>     include              fnmatch.h 
>   Log:
>   Conformance: Define FNM_NOSYS (see http://www.opengroup.org/onlinepubs/007904975/basedefs/fnmatch.h.html)
>   
>   Revision  Changes    Path
>   1.12      +2 -0      src/include/fnmatch.h

On Tue, Dec 16, 2003 at 06:56:28PM -0800, Jordan K. Hubbard wrote:
> jkh         2003/12/16 18:56:28 PST
> 
>   FreeBSD src repository
> 
>   Modified files:
>     include              regex.h 
>   Log:
>   Conformance: Add REG_ENOSYS (see http://www.opengroup.org/onlinepubs/007904975/basedefs/regex.h.html)
>   
>   Revision  Changes    Path
>   1.7       +1 -0      src/include/regex.h


I don't understand ... why add these defines that are marked
`obsolescent'?  We don't use them now (clearly), strictly conforming
applications cannot use them, and they may be widthdrawn from the
referenced standard in the future.

Cheers,
-- 
Jacques Vidrine   NTT/Verio SME      FreeBSD UNIX       Heimdal
nectar_at_celabo.org jvidrine_at_verio.net nectar_at_freebsd.org nectar_at_kth.se
Received on Wed Dec 17 2003 - 05:23:16 UTC