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Re: What happened to open_memstream.c?

From: Eric Blake
Subject: Re: What happened to open_memstream.c?
Date: Fri, 13 Feb 2015 13:10:46 -0700
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On 02/13/2015 12:53 PM, Margaret Lewicka wrote:
> A while ago (back in 2010), Eric Blake wrote an open_memstream
> replacement module for BSD variants:
> http://osdir.com/ml/bug-gnulib-gnu/2010-04/msg00360.html
> What happened to it? I'm using this patch right now to make libguestfs
> run on Mac OS X 10.10, but it's a shame it hasn't been made part of
> gnulib. Any chance the idea could be resurrected?

I never completed the work at the time, because libvirt found another
solution for where it would have used open_memstream.  I suppose I could
revive the patches, if they are still useful.  Could you post the
version of the patches that you are using, to give me a leg up on
cleaning up my old work?

Eric Blake   eblake redhat com    +1-919-301-3266
Libvirt virtualization library http://libvirt.org

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