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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 6/7] remove all remaining _syscallX macros
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    Andi Kleen <ak@suse.de> wrote:
    > On Monday 28 August 2006 16:05, Arnd Bergmann wrote:
    >
    > > The patch below should address both these issues, as long as the libc
    > > has a working implementation of syscall(2).

    > I would prefer the _syscall() macros to stay independent of the
    > actual glibc version. Or what do you do otherwise on a system
    > with old glibc? Upgrading glibc is normally a major PITA.

    Could just this macro layer be explicitly BSD (or at least LGPL) licensed?
    If not, it looks like a SCOX-whining-over-errno.h thing in the making in
    case somebody wants to build a non-GPL libc on top...
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