let’s see whether this works around #820860
[alioth/cvs.git] / m4 / fpending.m4
1 #serial 6
2
3 # Copyright (C) 2000, 2001, 2004, 2005 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
4 # This file is free software; the Free Software Foundation
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6 # with or without modifications, as long as this notice is preserved.
7
8 dnl From Jim Meyering
9 dnl Using code from emacs, based on suggestions from Paul Eggert
10 dnl and Ulrich Drepper.
11
12 dnl Find out how to determine the number of pending output bytes on a stream.
13 dnl glibc (2.1.93 and newer) and Solaris provide __fpending.  On other systems,
14 dnl we have to grub around in the FILE struct.
15
16 AC_DEFUN([gl_FUNC_FPENDING],
17 [
18   AC_LIBSOURCES([__fpending.c, __fpending.h])
19
20   AC_CHECK_HEADERS(stdio_ext.h)
21   AC_REPLACE_FUNCS([__fpending])
22   fp_headers='
23 #     if HAVE_STDIO_EXT_H
24 #      include <stdio_ext.h>
25 #     endif
26 '
27   AC_CHECK_DECLS([__fpending], , , $fp_headers)
28   if test $ac_cv_func___fpending = no; then
29     AC_CACHE_CHECK(
30               [how to determine the number of pending output bytes on a stream],
31                    ac_cv_sys_pending_output_n_bytes,
32       [
33         for ac_expr in                                          \
34                                                                 \
35             '# glibc2'                                          \
36             'fp->_IO_write_ptr - fp->_IO_write_base'            \
37                                                                 \
38             '# traditional Unix'                                \
39             'fp->_ptr - fp->_base'                              \
40                                                                 \
41             '# BSD'                                             \
42             'fp->_p - fp->_bf._base'                            \
43                                                                 \
44             '# SCO, Unixware'                                   \
45             'fp->__ptr - fp->__base'                            \
46                                                                 \
47             '# old glibc?'                                      \
48             'fp->__bufp - fp->__buffer'                         \
49                                                                 \
50             '# old glibc iostream?'                             \
51             'fp->_pptr - fp->_pbase'                            \
52                                                                 \
53             '# VMS'                                             \
54             '(*fp)->_ptr - (*fp)->_base'                        \
55                                                                 \
56             '# e.g., DGUX R4.11; the info is not available'     \
57             1                                                   \
58             ; do
59
60           # Skip each embedded comment.
61           case "$ac_expr" in '#'*) continue;; esac
62
63           AC_TRY_COMPILE(
64             [#include <stdio.h>
65             ],
66             [FILE *fp = stdin; (void) ($ac_expr);],
67             fp_done=yes
68           )
69           test "$fp_done" = yes && break
70         done
71
72         ac_cv_sys_pending_output_n_bytes=$ac_expr
73       ]
74     )
75     AC_DEFINE_UNQUOTED(PENDING_OUTPUT_N_BYTES,
76       $ac_cv_sys_pending_output_n_bytes,
77       [the number of pending output bytes on stream `fp'])
78   fi
79 ])