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From: Jonathan Turkanis (turkanis_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-01-14 20:17:44

Christopher Cambly wrote:
> Jonathan Turkanis <turkanis_at_[hidden]> wrote on 12/01/2008 03:27:42 PM:
>> Jonathan Turkanis <turkanis_at_[hidden]>
>>>> While we're on the subject of compiler flags for large file support,
>>>> there's another part of the Iostreams library that I have attempted to
>>>> configure for IBM. I've read the documentation, but it would be great

> I guess if I was to tentatively suggest something for AIX in general it
> would be _LARGE_FILE_API

I didn't run into that one.

> since lseek64, ftruncate64, stat64, off64_t are
> all guarded with that macro. Unfortunately, it is not that well documented
> at least from my initial searches. The documentation I did find related to
> large files it states: If the macro label _LARGE_FILE_API is defined at
> compile time, applications have access to APIs and data structures that are
> 64-bit enabled. This sounds exactly like what you are interested in, and
> is the same as _LARGEFILE64_SOURCE but let me dig into it a little further.

Do you mean that _LARGE_FILE_API is the same as _LARGEFILE64_SOURCE on
Linux, HP-UX, etc., or that AIX also supports _LARGEFILE64_SOURCE?

> I'm curious as to why it is not documented all that well.


> Chris Cambly
> XL C/C++ Compiler Development

Jonathan Turkanis

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