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Date: Fri, 28 Jun 2013 22:54:03 +0100
From: Justin Cormack <>
Subject: Re: sys/queue.h

On Fri, Jun 28, 2013 at 10:47 PM, John Spencer
<> wrote:
> On 06/28/2013 11:29 PM, Justin Cormack wrote:
>> I just found some code that uses sys/queue.h
>> This is actually just macros and typedefs as far as I can see, no
>> actual code at all. glibc simply uses the header file from BSD as far
>> as I can see, so this would be fairly trivial to add.
> but it has an ugly 3-clause BSD license.

That could be fixed by rewriting it I guess. Not sure it is
copyrightable even...

> relying on its existence is highly fragile so most programs that use it have
> their own copy somewhere in-tree.
> and if not, it's a bug.

Will complain to upstream.


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