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Date: Fri, 27 Dec 2013 20:32:17 -0500
From: Rich Felker <>
Subject: Re: optional compat?

On Fri, Dec 27, 2013 at 11:11:45PM +0000, Justin Cormack wrote:
> The include files sys/errno.h and sys/signal.h, to work around broken
> code are a bit inconsistent, one has a #warning and the other doesnt.
> I would actually rather that they were only installed if requested, as
> (in an unusual situation) they are actually causing me issues. It
> would seem nicer to have a make installbroken as well...

Could you elaborate on how they're causing a problem? It's preferred
to avoid creating multiple configuration variants which would then
need to have their own application compatibility studies...


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