Tessting for sys/timex.h

Amar Takhar verm at darkbeer.org
Wed Feb 10 19:36:45 UTC 2016

On 2016-02-10 11:32 -0800, Hal Murray wrote:
> >From a NetBSD box:
>   Checking for header sys/timex.h                : not found
>   Compilation check failed but include exists sys/timex.h
>   Checking for header sys/audio.h                : not found
> On NetBSD and FreeBSD 9, sys/timex.h needs sys/time.h
> It works without it on FreeBSD 10

Hmm, I need that 'failure condition' knob sooner rather than later to make some 
issues fatal.

> Some/many of the places where timex is used in pylib/configure.py include 
> time but some don't.
> Should I/we just add it to the places where it is missing?  Is there a chance 
> that will break something?  ...

I'll take a look at fix these somehow.

I'm setting up a NetBSD worker right now.  It's NetBSD Current (7.99) as prior 
versions don't have support for Google Compute.


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