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Re: systems requiring exit?

From: Howard Chu
Subject: Re: systems requiring exit?
Date: Tue, 07 Nov 2006 13:06:35 -0800
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Paul Eggert wrote:
"Ilya N. Golubev" <address@hidden> writes:
Have no systems with broken `return' at hand,

That's the fundamental problem.  These systems are _ancient_ -- they
all predate C89 -- and they are so old that nobody uses them any more.

As I recall when porting a number of packages to OS/390 and z/OS, all of configure's conftests failed using "return" (SEGV) and I had to change them all to "exit"...

 -- Howard Chu
 Chief Architect, Symas Corp.
 Director, Highland Sun
 OpenLDAP Core Team  

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