The Kernel Headers Issues

Ian Molton spyro at
Sun Jul 27 06:25:18 PDT 2003

On Sun, 27 Jul 2003 07:43:46 +0000 (UTC)
lista1 at (Voluspa) wrote:

> But that's the whole (most of it...) crux. The file is not in userspace
> according to kernel hackers. The proper way would then be to fix glibc
> so it can handle kernel oddities, and use sanitized stuff for the rest
> of userland.

Why why WHY?

the *PROPER* fix is to make the kernel headers WORK in userspace. it is easily possible to make the headers work in userspace without modification.

the kernel team are just being lazy and the glibc team are so desperate for working headers that they are actually taking on the job of writing their own.

the whole situation is so indescribably wrong.

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