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Subject Re: [PATCH] possible solution for a RANLIB make problem
Date Fri, 07 Apr 2000 04:41:10 GMT

> > I assume it's just removing "AC_FUNC_MMAP" and adding mmap to the
> > AC_CHECK_FUNCS list?
> I was going to be sadistic and actually do some sort of test of mmap()
> features that we use, under the impression that there was some reason
> for the elaborite mmap() test that autoconf provides.  If you think
> that simply checking for mmap() presence is sufficient then its
> o.k. with me, but something more elaborite would be a little safer and
> keep me out of new-httpd for a while.

I suggest before doing anything with this, that the autoconf info pages
are looked into.  I have noticed that in most places where autoconf does
more than what looks strictly needed, the info pages tell you why they did
what they did.


Ryan Bloom               
406 29th St.
San Francisco, CA 94131

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