Wed Apr 16 12:24:00 GMT 2003
When patching w32api please keep in mind this reference:
You must properly guard the declaration with the appropriate OS release
that it was designed for.
Christopher Faylor wrote:
> FWIW, I've taken the unusual step of checking this patch in since I
> suspect it just needs some tweaking. I won't build a snapshot with it
> yet, though, so that some unsuspecting person won't try to use it, run a
> configure script, and get a semi-working gethostid.
> On Tue, Apr 15, 2003 at 10:56:54PM -0400, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>On Tue, Apr 15, 2003 at 08:55:08PM +0100, Chris January wrote:
>>>*Not* tested on anything other than Windows XP.
>>>Adds gethostid function to Cygwin. Three patches: one for Cygwin, one for
>>>newlib and one for w32api.
>>>If I've done anything wrong let me know and I'll try to fix it.
>>I tried this on Windows XP and, when run repeatedly, I get two
>>The highly sophisticated program that I'm using is below.
>>I take it this doesn't happen to you, Chris?
>>main (int argc, char **argv)
>> printf ("%p\n", gethostid ());
>> exit (0);
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