libc 2.7 - function implemented and not defined

Bug #322666 reported by Tom on 2009-01-29
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Bug Description

Hi

There may be a bug in ubuntu hardy libc version (libc2.7)
eventfd function appears to be implemented, but not defined.
I am building a software (vlc) which uses Autotools and :
AC_CHECK_FUNCS(eventfd) is successfull but AC_CHECK_HEADERS(sys/eventfd.h) is not
This means this libc implements eventfd() but does not declare it anywhere.
Should I fill a bug report about that or contact the maintainer ?

thanks

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