das at FreeBSD.ORG
Mon Nov 14 17:26:32 UTC 2011
On Sat, Nov 12, 2011, Oliver Heesakkers wrote:
> After submitting a little patch for VLC I found out that the upcoming 1.2
> release will use, or rather require, _POSIX_CLOCK_SELECTION to be defined > 1.
> >From what little that I understand from C, the fact that
> /usr/include/sys/unistd.h declares _POSIX_CLOCK_SELECTION to be -1 means that
> it has not been implemented. Am I correct?
> At least it means VLC 1.2 will (currently) fail to build:
> Am I correct in concluding that FreeBSD is late in implementing
> _POSIX_CLOCK_SELECTION (required since 2008), or is there another other way,
> that I'm currently not seeing, to satisfy VLC 1.2 in it's requirement?
As far as I can tell, the clock selection option is fully
supported, and only the macro is wrong. I'm CCing some of the
people who work on libthr for verification.
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