Testing of recent commits

Darren Tucker dtucker at zip.com.au
Fri Nov 21 16:18:32 EST 2003

Ben Lindstrom wrote:
> On Fri, 21 Nov 2003, Darren Tucker wrote:
> > I'm not sure they are exclusive.  Since we removed getprpwnam in favour of
> > getspnam on HP-UX, I think we're currently aiming for this or equivalent
> > on HP-UX 10.x:
> Umm.. They are exclusive. You can't have HAVE_SHADOW_H (without
> DISABLE_SHADOW) and HAVE_SECUREWARE set without compile errors.  So yes
> they are exclusive and your patch does change that fact.

You're right that the code as it currently stands is.  What I was getting
at was that (AFAIK, I've never seen a Trusted 10.26 box) HP-UX 10.2x has
both getspnam and getspanam so you could use both if it made sense (eg one
for trusted and one for non-trusted).

> And as far as I can see as of 1.5 the patch that was posted that added
> !HAVE_SECUREWARE solves an existing problem.
> Off hand I didn't see how your patch changed that issue.

The issue was redefinition of spw, right?  I just renamed it.

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