About <sys/select.h> and <sys/time.h>, without gnulib

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Wed May 18 19:07:00 GMT 2016

On May 13 12:46, Michael Haubenwallner wrote:
> Hi,
> independent of gnulib, I don't believe this include order should break:
>   $ cat sys-time-h.c
>   #include <sys/select.h>
>   #include <sys/time.h>
>   $ gcc -c sys-time-h.c
>   In file included from /usr/include/time.h:12:0,
>                    from /usr/include/sys/time.h:268,
>                    from sys-time-h.c:2:
>   /usr/include/sys/reent.h:276:3: error: expected specifier-qualifier-list before ‘_fpos64_t’
>      _fpos64_t _EXFNPTR(_seek64, (struct _reent *, _PTR, _fpos64_t, int));
>      ^
>   $
> This is with 64-bit cygwin-2.5.1 and gcc-5.3.0.
> It does help to reverse their order, or include <sys/types.h> before,
> but I've failed to find something like that to be required by the specs...
> Thoughts?

Fixed in the repo.  The new newlib header layout missed to include
the configuration info from sys/config.h before including sys/reent.h.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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