Non-standard C-headers in glib2 (gtestutils.h)

Matthias Clasen mclasen at
Mon Jan 7 23:27:47 UTC 2008

On Tue, 2008-01-08 at 00:09 +0100, Pawel Salek wrote:
> Hi,
> I could not help noticing gtestutils.h from glib2-2.15.0-4 is not a  
> standard C header file: it contains C++-style // comments. This breaks  
> building my package (balsa). Should I work around this problem or a  
> more up to date glib2 release is planned? I see the problem with the  
> header has been fixed in glib2 on 2007-12-21.

No need to go all the way to C++, it is C99...
As you notice, it has already been fixed, and 2.15.1 should appear in
rawhide tomorrow (I am waiting for a new gvfs release to avoid breaking
the desktop unnecessarily)

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