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Re: syncing regcomp.c with glibc, or further diverging, or applying patc
Re: syncing regcomp.c with glibc, or further diverging, or applying patches separately.
Tue, 10 Mar 2015 08:49:27 -0700
On Tue, Mar 10, 2015 at 12:15 AM, Paul Eggert <address@hidden> wrote:
> Konstantin Serebryany wrote:
>> But some patches are not applied to Gnulib:
>> e.g. in Glibc's commit 39a12f8db4656bec88ebd51e524778ef2e5468b9 or
> That's only because we haven't synced from glibc to gnulib since August.
>> Do you have a suggestion regarding the patch discussed in
>> The patch does not lead to a functionality change, but affects the
>> sources significantly (560 line diff)
>> Is that ok to apply it only to Glibc?
>> Or would you like to have it for Gnulib too?
> We'd apply it for Gnulib too, as we prefer to keep the sources in sync as
> much as possible.
>That patch applies only to "#ifdef _LIBC" code, right?
Most of it, at least.
> So Gnulib users shouldn't care about the change anyway.