[asterisk-dev] [design] FreeBSD 4 compatibility (va_copy usage)

Johansson Olle E oej at edvina.net
Tue Nov 18 15:58:24 CST 2008

18 nov 2008 kl. 22.51 skrev Tilghman Lesher:

> I'd like to remove FreeBSD 4 compatibility as of release 1.6.1.  The  
> reason
> for this is that FreeBSD 4 does not have the va_copy macro, which is  
> making
> programming a little difficult now.  Already, FreeBSD 4 is not  
> supported when
> you turn on MALLOC_DEBUG or when you use res_config_odbc, as va_copy  
> is
> required for these.
> For the record, FreeBSD is currently at release 7.0 and has had  
> va_copy since
> 5.0.  Also, va_copy was in the C99 standard, which we already  
> require for
> other purposes.  Does anybody have an issue with this design change?
No issue here.

I suggest you also check with the asterisk-bsd mailing list, where you
can find the BSD users.


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