[gpm] socklen_t handling

Nico Schottelius nico-gpm@schottelius.org
Mon Jun 2 18:22:34 CEST 2008

Mike Frysinger [Mon, Jun 02, 2008 at 12:13:07PM -0400]:
> [socklen_t]
> ive committed this then to gpm-1 ... configure checks for the socklen_t type 
> and all gpm code assumes socklen_t is available

Thanks for your work, mike!

I am not sure, whether this check

AC_CHECK_TYPE([socklen_t], [unsigned int])

is senseful, as we define socklen_t for us as unsigned int, although we
should not care about. Thus, if posix changes, gpm breaks.

Ok, you can argue that posix will never change, so this is not a big



Think about Free and Open Source Software (FOSS).

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