[xml/sgml-pkgs] Bug#439967: Bug#439967: libxml2: gzopen64() implicitly converted to pointer

Mark Brown broonie at debian.org
Wed Aug 29 08:50:05 UTC 2007

On Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 10:32:10PM +0200, Mike Hommey wrote:

> So, actually, this is an issue with zlib.h diverting gzopen and friends
> to *64 calls when _FILE_OFFSET_BITS is 64, but doesn't define the
> function prototypes unless _LARGEFILE64_SOURCE is also defined.

As discussed on IRC if this is urgent I recommend working around it by
defining _LARGEFILE64_SOURCE along with _FILE_OFFSET_BITS.  I'd rather
consult with upstream before fixing this which can sometimes take a
while.  Please let me know if this is going to be a problem.

"You grabbed my hand and we fell into it, like a daydream - or a fever."
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