On 08/24/2010 03:04 PM, Paul Eggert wrote:
> Date: Tue Aug 24 14:03:32 2010 -0700
> AC_HEADER_STDBOOL: avoid spurious failure with modern xlc
> * lib/autoconf/headers.m4 (AC_HEADER_STDBOOL): Move the "bool e =
> &s;" test into the main program, as C99 might plausibly be
> interpreted as not requiring support for this construction in
> static initializers. Remove the "#if defined __xlc__" stuff, as
> the bug is not present in recent xlc implementations, and they
> reject the test for other (valid) reasons. People using ancient
> xlc versions, if any, are suggested to update to fixed versions.
> Reported by Ralf Wildenhues in the thread starting at:
Thanks. Are you planning on syncing this back to gnulib as well?