libassuan troubles

Marcus Brinkmann marcus.brinkmann at
Mon Apr 19 19:58:48 CEST 2004

At Mon, 19 Apr 2004 20:04:06 +0200,
Werner Koch wrote:
> On Mon, 19 Apr 2004 17:44:46 +0200, Michael Nottebrock said:
> > It seems our standards guys agree and indeed FreeBSD 5 has putc_unlocked 
> > defined in libc and the autoconf check does work there, too, so only FreeBSD 
> > 4.x is affected. I'm not sure if that's still worth the trouble of adding a 
> > special case (in libassuan or autoconf).
> The autoconf check should indeed catch this for FreeBSD < 5.

The autoconf check (AC_CHECK_FUNCS) is not at fault.  It does exactly
what it is supposed to do.  If anything, we could hack in a special
check for FreeBSD based on the target OS to not check with


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