Tessting for sys/timex.h

Eric S. Raymond esr at thyrsus.com
Wed Feb 10 22:39:54 UTC 2016

Hal Murray <hmurray at megapathdsl.net>:
> >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
> 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?  ...

No, that should work everwhere.
		<a href="http://www.catb.org/~esr/">Eric S. Raymond</a>

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