Comments on pmake diffs for building on Linux

David O'Brien obrien at
Tue Mar 4 17:56:34 UTC 2008

On Tue, Mar 04, 2008 at 05:45:43PM +0200, Giorgos Keramidas wrote:
> To test just cpp(1) stuff, autoconf supports AC_PREPROC_IFELSE() too,
> which I used when I tried writing a check for __FBSDID():

Why are you writing a check for __FBSDID?  Our sources so assume it
that IMnoHO you just need to provide it.  See missing/sys/cdefs.h in

-- David  (obrien at
Q: Because it reverses the logical flow of conversation.
A: Why is top-posting (putting a reply at the top of the message) frowned upon?
Let's not play "Jeopardy-style quoting"

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