Headers was RE: PROPOSAL -- new group to handle multi-project tasks

Jim Gifford lfs at jg555.com
Fri Jun 2 07:50:33 PDT 2006


Jürg Billeter wrote:
> Haven't the macros PAGE_SIZE and PAGE_SHIFT been declared as deprecated
> a long time ago (for userspace) and applications should directly use
> libc functions to get that information? So the definitions in your
> sanitized header file would just be backward compatibility helpers and
> shouldn't be required with correct applications or am I missing
> something?
>
> Do you know some packages which depend on these defines?
>
>   
There is a lot of them. I'll have to go through and recreate the 
dependency tree. I know at least busybox requires that change for all 
architectures.



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