<<On Tue, 10 Jul 2001 17:24:37 +0200, Sheldon Hearn <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> said:

> The next step is for someone to see how hard it is to provide libc hooks
> for the DB 3.x functionality that nvi requires, without removing the
> existing DB 1.x functionality that other subsystems require.

It's actually fairly simple to do what is needed; it's just a rather
tedious and unpleasant task.

What needs to be done is that the DB 1.85 API that's in libc be
moved out to a separate library (call it `libdb185' or something
similar).  The actual code stays in libc for the use of internal libc
functions (getpw* in particular) and for the NDBM emulation which SUS


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