nls patches - need help with make machinery
John David Anglin
Mon Jun 5 12:04:00 GMT 2000
> > The only one that I am aware of is the "inline" keyword in couple of headers.
> > I enclose below the log of building libintl yesterday. I had patched
> > gettextP.h to remove the inline keyword but not hash-string.h.
> Removing it is the wrong solution. Instead, the package including intl
> should use AC_C_INLINE in its configure.in. That will add
> #define inline
> to config.h if the compiler does not support the keyword. No changes
> to the source code should be required.
Yes, this is a much better solution and would in fact have not appeared if
-DIN_GCC was used in the CFLAGS used for building libintl. However,
this raises the issue that configure should possibly be run again after
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