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Date: Sat, 3 Oct 2015 11:37:24 -0700
From: Jorge Almeida <>
Subject: Re: Re: linux/vt.h

On Sat, Oct 3, 2015 at 11:00 AM, Rich Felker <> wrote:
> On Sat, Oct 03, 2015 at 06:01:30AM -0700, Jorge Almeida wrote:
>> On Sat, Oct 3, 2015 at 5:27 AM, vlse <> wrote:

>> > But then why do sabotage uses modified/adapted kernel headers.
>> Good question. Conventional wisdom states that one must keep the
>> headers glibc was compiled against, not the headers of the current
>> kernel, but the why is never explained. Does it apply here (with
>> s/glibc/musl)?
> This does not apply whatsoever to musl since musl does not use kernel
> headers at all -- unless you want to count the few wrappers in sys/*.h
> which this thread is about, but musl is not actually "using" the
> kernel headers here, just helping applications that use the official
> <sys/*.h> includes find the kernel headers for their own use.
Thanks, clear enough.


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