Change to glibc build instructions -- RFC
lfs at jg555.com
Tue Jul 27 10:15:03 PDT 2004
Bryan Kadzban wrote:
>On Tue, Jul 27, 2004 at 02:13:52AM -0700, Jim Gifford wrote:
>>Remove pt_chown removal -- This is still required by programs, don't
>>know why it was removed.
>What programs need it?
>Doesn't the devpts filesystem mean that it's not required anymore? I
>thought devpts set up the permissions on the newly created PTY slave
>devices correctly, but I could be mistaken.
>Maybe programs that have statically pulled in a grantpt() function from
>a system without devpts don't work, but I would think that glibc would
>do the devpts detection at runtime anyway.
How many people are using Unix 98 Ptys, I think most people are.
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