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Re: Miscompilation of remainder expressions
On Wed, Jan 17, 2007 at 07:03:43PM +0000, Andrew Haley wrote:
> It's an engineering problem. We have a widget that does the wrong
> thing*. We have several ways to make it do the right thing, only one
> of which has no adverse impact on the existing users of the widget.
> * (in some people's opinion)
Agreed, but the compiler is not just for GNU/Linux or glibc, and a
trap-catching fix won't work everywhere (e.g. ppc).