getline function

Michael P. Soulier msoulier at
Mon Feb 20 19:27:40 PST 2006

On 18/02/06 Tom Grove said:

> That works and I had looked into that seems like it does a 
> lot more than just one function from the man page.  I guess I can use 
> that for now but I wonder why getline() is broken in gcc on FreeBSD?

getline() is from glibc. FreeBSD uses it's own libc. 


Michael P. Soulier <msoulier at>
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