Date: Sat, 13 Apr 2013 16:10:04 +0200 From: John Spencer <maillist-johndev@...fooze.de> To: john-dev@...ts.openwall.com CC: jfoug@....net Subject: sys/timeb.h inclusion in timer.h on posix, sys/timeb.h declares only ftime() and the struct timeb this function works on. this function has been obsoleted. sys/timeb.h is included in timer.h and breaks build on musl libc. it is unused, there is no single reference to ftime() nor struct timeb in the entire source code. my request to remove it was postponed due to fear that it could break build on msvc 6. i don't see how the removal could break, since ftime() is not used anywhere (that includes msvc specific code). according to msdn, the header defines 3 ftime derived functions starting with a prefix http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/z54t9z5f(v=VS.80).aspx none of these are to be found in the source code.
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