This macro tests for the presence of /dev/poll support in the build environment. It checks that the needed structure (dvpoll) is available, with the standard fields. /dev/poll is most often seen under Solaris.
Note that it does not attempt to actually open /dev/poll – you should test for errors when you open it and then fall back to poll() if it is unavailable.
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