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Re: cleanup query: _ALL_SOURCE


On Thu, May 16, 2002 at 11:04:20AM -0400, Nathanael Nerode wrote:
> I was looking for things to clean up, and I found that
> _ALL_SOURCE is defined in several places (host or target specific), but
> not tested anywhere.
> 
> I'm guessing it's obselete and can be removed. (But it might be a
> 'secret flag' for some system compilers, in which case I'd be wrong.)
> 
> I'd like verification from someone who understands its original purpose
> before I start sumbitting patches.

It is a "secret flag".  For HP/UX, I think.  Generally true of most
things starting with an underscore, which belong to the implementation
namespace.

-- 
Daniel Jacobowitz                           Carnegie Mellon University
MontaVista Software                         Debian GNU/Linux Developer


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