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Re: [2.23 PATCH] Desupport regexp.h (bug 18681)

On 08/18/2015 09:29 AM, Mike Frysinger wrote:
> On 17 Aug 2015 11:28, Zack Weinberg wrote:
>> On Mon, Aug 17, 2015 at 11:08 AM, Zack Weinberg <> wrote:
>>> Just now I did this again and also ran `git clean -dxf` in the source
>>> tree (which deleted only editor backups) and -- this is a little weird
>>> -- it compiles without complaint, but the VERSION_libc_GLIBC_2_xx
>>> #defines in abi-versions.h only go up to 2_22.
>> I take that back.  I *am* getting the same warning as Stefan, it just
>> didn't cause a build failure and scrolled off the top of my terminal.
>> The misc/Versions change suggested by Mike does cure the problem, so
>> here is a properly formatted patch.
> thanks, merged now
> -mike
Mike, Zack,

Could one of you please update "Packaging Changes" for 2.23 to indicate
exactly what happens if you use the header and how distributions should
change their packages? The more detail the better, but if all we can say
is "You need to from this API to that API," that's fine also. Some record
of this requirement is important.


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