On Tue, Jan 29, 2008 at 11:47:09AM -0600, David Young wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 29, 2008 at 12:17:46PM -0500, Thor Lancelot Simon wrote:
> > On Tue, Jan 29, 2008 at 10:15:42AM +0100, Darren Reed wrote:
> > > Hmmm..
> > >
> > > Are you going to contribute (or suggest) changes to the FreeBSD
> > > code based on any changes we might make?
> > I can suggest. I can't directly contribute -- no privs. Can you?
> > I think we are going to put a lot of the FreeBSD-specific code back,
> > #ifdef __FreeBSD__, to make cross-polination easier. It leaves the
> > file fairly dirty but it also provides a useful example of how they
> > rearranged a few bits of their stack for socket locking. That will
> > make feeding changes back a bit simpler, anyway -- smaller diffs.
> Please don't clutter the code with #ifdefs.
If I do, it can be the same exact source file for FreeBSD and NetBSD.
If I don't, it can't.
I think in this case it is better to have the same source file. You
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