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Subject Re: [PATCH] change mmap feature test
Date Tue, 06 Jun 2000 15:19:42 GMT

> Yes, I think you are missing something.  OS/390 doesn't need mmap_emul
> since it has native mmap that works fine.  But AC_FUNC_MMAP tests for
> MAP_FIXED which Apache doesn't use & OS/390 doesn't support.  So I
> changed the mmap test to not use AC_FUNC_MMAP.
> On the other hand, BeOS apparently needs mmap emulation, so the config
> needed to be tweaked slightly to accommodate that.  David & I just
> happened to hit the same piece of code at nearly the same time.

But the thing is that we just use the mmap_emul flag to set the mmap stuff
in apr.h.  This is exactly what 390 wants to do by changing the test in  I would like to find one test that will work for all
platforms.  If that is not possible, then I say +1 to your patch.


Ryan Bloom               
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San Francisco, CA 94131

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