[Libreoffice] [PUSHED] Remove SCO references in ure

Francois Tigeot ftigeot at wolfpond.org
Mon Feb 21 14:04:17 PST 2011

On Mon, Feb 21, 2011 at 08:43:20PM +0000, Caolán McNamara wrote:
> On Fri, 2011-02-18 at 11:37 +0100, Francois Tigeot wrote:
> > This patch gets rid of some remaining SCO tests.
> Go ahead and push this yourself now.


> > What's strange is that there were references in sal/osl/os2/
> > It seems the os2/ files are a straight copy of the unx/ files
> Yeah, this is common in the os/2 subdirs. A little like w32, a lot like
> unix, so I think it was a "copy the unix ones and fix it up when that
> wasn't sufficient".

More things to clean-up :-)

> I don't know the status of the OS/2 EComStation
> port. I'm a little reluctant to just declare it dead and remove it
> seeing as I think it worked up to 3.1.1 anyway. I suppose we could mark
> it somewhere as in danger of being removed in x months unless someone
> steps up to build it on that platform ?

Yeah, a public statement on the web site could help getting things

I had a brief look in the archives for random os/2-specific files; it
seems there has not been any specific work on that platform since the
end of 2009.
On the other hand, I've also done a bit of googling, and it seems there
were still some users up to OOo 3.2 at least.

Francois Tigeot

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