Problem with int types persists on nettle 2.4 and gnutls 3.0.19 on Solaris 9 Sparc

Dagobert Michelsen dam at
Sun May 6 09:47:16 CEST 2012

Hi Niels,

Am 06.05.2012 um 07:02 schrieb Paul Eggert:
> On 05/05/2012 12:19 PM, Niels Möller wrote:
>> So code which uses the int_fast*_t types and relies on gnulib will get a
>> slightly different ABI
> Generally speaking, it's unwise to use
> the int_fast*_t types in a public header file.
> This is a documented issue in Gnulib.
> It's hard to imagine a general fix for this.

Do you see a chance to adjust the nettle header files to avoid the fast-types?
The current situation makes gnutls uncompilable on platforms like Solaris.

Best regards

  -- Dago

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