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SubjectRe: High UID support for Linux
Followup to:  <73evlu$>
By author: o.r.c@p.e.l.l.p.o.r.t.l.a.n.d.o.r.u.s (david parsons)
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[When uid_t and gid_t change, it will be useless for libc4/5 users]

> Unless, of course, they rewrite libc to take advantage of these new
> system calls.

Not that easy... the datatypes themselves would have to change, which
means the old binaries would be useless. And at that point, they
might as well just switch to glibc.

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