[PATCH]: Add get{delim,line} symbol alias to avoid autoconf detection failures

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Sat Jul 9 08:22:00 GMT 2005

On Jul  9 01:23, Nicholas Wourms wrote:
> Hi Corinna,
> I saw that you exported __get{delim,line} in the cygwin dll.  I've had
> this modification locally for awhile now.  There are a number of
> autoconfiscated applications which check for these functions and use
> them if present.  Unfortunately, autoconf's AC_CHECK_FUNCS will not
> pickup CPP definitions in headers because the test links to the c
> library using a phony prototype.  Thus, in order to facilitate
> autoconf, I've added the necessary resource aliases.  I've also taken
> the liberty of replacing the CPP definitions with actual function
> prototypes for  improved clarity.   The patch for doing these
> operations is attached.  I hope you find it satisfactory.

Thanks, applied.  I've just shortened the ChangeLog slightly.


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