[Ecls-list] ecl 9.4.1 build trouble on Solaris 10/x86

Gabriel Dos Reis gdr at integrable-solutions.net
Sat May 16 21:16:40 UTC 2009

On Sat, May 16, 2009 at 2:58 PM, Juan Jose Garcia-Ripoll
<juanjose.garciaripoll at googlemail.com> wrote:
> On Sat, May 16, 2009 at 3:31 AM, Gabriel Dos Reis
> <gdr at integrable-solutions.net> wrote:
>> This is a functionality, so instead of testing for a specific platform, ECL
>> should be testing for that functionality.  For example, the following
>> Autoconf macro does the work
>>    AC_CHECK_HEADERS([stdint.h inttypes.h])
> Autoconf is nice, but it is not the panacea. The reason why we have a
> specific check for sun is that this platform had stdint.h but did not
> provide all integer types

That is why I also tested for inttypes.h.

> -- their choice of which to provide appeared
> at the time quite random to me.

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