Problem roundup

Mike Hearn mike at
Wed Nov 24 09:25:51 CST 2004

On Wed, 2004-11-24 at 16:18 +0100, Alexandre Julliard wrote:
> We cannot check for a "return -ENOSYS" function at compile time, so if
> the function exists we link to it and check for ENOSYS at run time,
> and fall back to poll() in that case.

Right, but why not always use syscalls and never glibc? I think that is
what Vincent was getting at. I think you did say that it was a general
principle to always use libc when possible but I don't remember if you
explained why.

thanks -mike

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