An interesting warning

Eric S. Raymond esr at
Mon Nov 30 14:50:30 UTC 2015

Joel Sherrill <joel at>:
> > But please test in other environments before you commit.  It seems to me
> > the most likely reason that this error isn't everywhere is that the
> > type declaration of nlmsg_len is not stable across NLS versions.  If so,
> > trying to fix this could induce more warnings than it solves.
> What other types is it?

I don't know.  But I think size_t seems rather likely.
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