The following reply was made to PR lib/43310; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: christos@xxxxxxxxxx (Christos Zoulas)
To: gnats-bugs@xxxxxxxxxx, lib-bug-people@xxxxxxxxxx,
gnats-admin@xxxxxxxxxx, netbsd-bugs@xxxxxxxxxx, jruohonen@xxxxxx
Subject: Re: lib/43310: dirent(5) standard compliance
Date: Sat, 15 May 2010 19:02:16 -0400
On May 15, 7:40pm, dholland-bugs@xxxxxxxxxx (David Holland) wrote:
-- Subject: Re: lib/43310: dirent(5) standard compliance
| Changing to the declaration glibc uses (with the zero-length array at
| the end) might be desirable; that usage is now blessed by the C
| standard. (This should probably also be done in the ffs code, but
| that's a separate problem.)
The problem is that then readdir_r will need to do some ugly hack.