[Python-Dev] Problems with definition of _POSIX_C_SOURCE
tim.peters at gmail.com
Thu Mar 17 00:07:53 CET 2005
> On a platform I won't mention here I'm running into problems compiling
> Python, because of it defining _POSIX_C_SOURCE.
> Does anyone know what the real meaning of this define is?
LOL. Here's the Official Story:
Look near the top, under "The _POSIX_C_SOURCE Feature Test Macro".
This will tell you:
When an application includes a header described by IEEE Std 1003.1-2001,
and when this feature test macro is defined to have the value 200112L:
yadda yadda yadda yadda yadda
yadda yadda yadda
Then again, every journey of a million miles begins with 200112L small steps ...
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