Headers

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at gmail.com
Mon Apr 17 20:48:13 PDT 2006


On 4/17/06, Jeremy Huntwork <jhuntwork at linuxfromscratch.org> wrote:
> Jim Gifford wrote:
> > Here it is right from the INSTALL file itself.
>
> Yes I saw this. Jim pointed me to a useful link on IRC as well:
>
> http://sourceware.org/ml/libc-alpha/2003-07/msg00163.html

That message doesn't tell anyone to use raw headers.  In fact, RedHat,
who employs most of the glibc developers, uses sanitized headers
(glibc-kernheaders) when building glibc.

http://cvs.fedora.redhat.com/viewcvs/devel/glibc/glibc.spec?view=markup
http://cvs.fedora.redhat.com/viewcvs/devel/glibc-kernheaders/glibc-kernheaders.spec?view=markup

I'm looking at glibc-kernheaders now.  Not nearly as sanitized as
those from llh, but not the raw headers.

--
Dan



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