HP-UX 11i and largefiles on rsync

Wayne Davison wayned at samba.org
Wed Apr 6 01:04:51 GMT 2005

On Tue, Apr 05, 2005 at 01:17:45PM -0700, Steve Bonds wrote:
> The configure.in patch puts in a check for "hp" as the vendor in the
> target system.  This seemed the quickest way to detect all variants of
> HP-UX.  Alternatively, the $target_os could be checked to see if it
> began with "hpux".

I think I'd like to have it check the $target_os variable, so I twiddled
you patch to have it use a simple case statement.

> I also implemented the suggestion to directly check for lseek64
> instead of inferring it from the size of off64_t.

Sounds good.

> The issues with the daemon test code went away when I moved back to a
> 32-bit binary.

OK -- we'll leave that alone (at least for now).

Thanks for your help!


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