Bug 3742

Summary: Change in stdio.h: stderr
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: brownt
Component: gccAssignee: David Lawrence <dkl>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact:
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Version: 6.0   
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Hardware: i386   
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Description brownt 1999-06-25 23:54:20 UTC
The change of stderr in the standard include file
/usr/include/stdio.h from #define stderr _IO_stderr in
Redhat 5.2 to:

extern FILE *stderr

in Rh 6.0 may cause problems in older programs that expect
the normal definition for stderr.

Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 1999-06-26 13:53:59 UTC
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 3137 ***