File reg_startend patch

Matthew Burgess matthew at
Sat Apr 7 09:57:17 PDT 2007

On Saturday 07 April 2007 13:35, Greg Schafer wrote:

> Umm, why are you applying this patch? Just because it appears on the ftp
> site?

Nope, I did actually take a look at the source code and erroneously concluded 
it was necessary as REG_STARTEND wasn't defined.  Obviously, I forgot to take 
into account system headers. /usr/include/regex.h defines REG_STARTEND, and 
this file is included by src/file.h, which, in turn, is included by 

Thanks Greg, I'll remove the patch some time this week.


More information about the lfs-dev mailing list