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From Liviu Nicoara <>
Subject Re: Problem with num_put on zOS
Date Wed, 01 Mar 2006 18:25:32 GMT
That is the config header generated by the configuration process which
contains all the configuration macros defined prior to executing the
current config test.


Nicole Willson wrote:
> The "config.h" file included in the COLLAPSE_STATIC_LOCALS.cpp comes from
> the compiler, correct?
> Nicole Willson
> Consulting Engineer
> Rogue Wave Software, Inc.
> A Division of Quovadx
> 303-545-3210
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Martin Sebor [] 
> Sent: Wednesday, March 01, 2006 10:29 AM
> To:
> Subject: Re: Problem with num_put on zOS
> Martin Sebor wrote:
>>Nicole Willson wrote:
>>>As to how I configured the library: I did not.  Someone set this up long
>>>before I got here and left the company.  I've only made what tweaks were
>>>needed to the makefiles to get everything to build.  And now I've tweaked
>>>the rwc_std_11d.h file, to define the NO_COLLAPSE macros listed 
>>>below.  I am
>>>not aware of anything more that is required to configure the library 
>>>of RCB and ccd files.
>>It is critical that you reconfigure the library when you switch
>>environments, especially when you are moving from one OS to a
>>another that is likely to be quite different. I don't know much
>>about z/OS but from what I've heard it's nothing like anything
>>else out there. A compiler on such an OS is also likely to be
>>different than even the same compiler on another OS (just think
>>about IBM XLC++ on AIX and Linux and the differences between
>>the two).
>>If you'd configure the library you'll almost certainly wind up
> This should be "If you don't reconfigure the library..."
> Martin
>>with a misconfigured product. You might get it to compile and
>>link, and if you're lucky you might even get programs to run
>>but you will run a huge risk of not adapting the library to
>>some obscure and otherwise hard to detect bugs or quirks.

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