[lsb-discuss] stat(), lstat() and fstat()

Wichmann, Mats D mats.d.wichmann at intel.com
Wed Jan 26 07:57:07 PST 2011

Denis Silakov wrote:

>> but if they're marked as included, won't that cause stubs to
>> appear in libc?  the "magic" is that we don't resolve there,
>> but leave it to be fixed up by libc_nonshared.a and I think
>> that breaks if we add to stubs?
> Uh, yes, that's right. I should say I've performed small
> experiment with
> 'stat' and right now it doesn't appear in stub. B it turned out that
> this is because it is not assigned to any library/libgroup, only to
> header; mkstublibs is not aware of 'source only' flag.
> So probably it would be better to teach Navigator to smarter handle
> SrcOnly symbols. 

hmmm.... maybe it's okay to leave things this way.  It's a
little unclear to have them magically just be missing the
libgroup assignment (no LGInt entry) but if it works...
can Icomment be used to describe this, or does that have a
different meaning?

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