[libdispatch-dev] Solaris portability, patch for internal.h, include strings.h for bzero in queue.c

Joakim Johansson jocke at tbricks.com
Mon Nov 9 05:32:03 PST 2009

Ok, it was available on OS X as well and seems to be part of POSIX  
according to the OS X man page?

      A bzero() function appeared in 4.3BSD.  Its prototype existed  
previously in <string.h> before it was
      moved to <strings.h> for IEEE Std 1003.1-2001 (``POSIX.1'')  


On 9 nov 2009, at 14.16, Paolo Bonzini wrote:

> On Mon, Nov 9, 2009 at 14:01, Joakim Johansson <jocke at tbricks.com>  
> wrote:
>> bzero() is used in queue.c and is available from strings.h, needs  
>> an include
>> for it.
> Probably better to use memset instead.  bzero is on its way to  
> obsoletion.
> Also, strings.h is SVR-ism and is not available on many platforms.
> Paolo

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