[Fwd: Re: [PATCH] grp.h: use __BSD_VISIBLE and __XSI_VISIBLE guards]

Nick Withers nick.withers at anu.edu.au
Fri Jan 29 14:42:48 UTC 2016

FYI, in case I'm full of it :-P

RTEMS Shell uses a group_from_gid(), but rolls its own.
Nick Withers

Embedded Systems Programmer
Department of Nuclear Physics, Research School of Physics and
The Australian National University (CRICOS: 00120C)

-------- Forwarded Message --------
From: Corinna Vinschen <vinschen at redhat.com>
Reply-to: <newlib at sourceware.org>
To: newlib at sourceware.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] grp.h: use __BSD_VISIBLE and __XSI_VISIBLE guards
Date: Fri, 29 Jan 2016 13:41:01 +0100

On Jan 29 16:21, Nick Withers wrote:
> On Thu, 2016-01-28 at 11:40 +0100, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > Btw., does *anybody* here use/provide any of the non-standard
> > functions
> > setgrfile, setgroupent, and group_from_gid?
> > 
> > RTEMS?
> RTEMS doesn't use them or export them.
> > If not, I think it might be prudent to remove this cruft.

Thanks Nick.  I removed the prototypes for now.  We can resurrect
them any time if this results in trouble on some platform.


Corinna Vinschen
Cygwin Maintainer
Red Hat

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