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Re: bcopy -> memcpy/memmove transition proposal [patch]
- To: Per Bothner <bothner at cygnus dot com>
- Subject: Re: bcopy -> memcpy/memmove transition proposal [patch]
- From: Jeffrey A Law <law at cygnus dot com>
- Date: Mon, 21 Sep 1998 00:54:31 -0600
- cc: egcs-patches at cygnus dot com
- Reply-To: law at cygnus dot com
In message <199809210229.TAA09746@cygnus.com>you write:
> OK, let's try using libiberty. Here is the first, trivial patch,
> which links in *host* libiberty. This does not handle programs
> that run in the *build* environment, but it does allow us to
> start changing the old BSD calls to POSIX calls in most of the
> Comments? Some subtlety I'm missing?
> --Per Bothner
> Cygnus Solutions email@example.com http://www.cygnus.com/~bothner
> * Makefile.in (LIBS): Link in libiberty.a.
> * c-common.c, gcc.c, toplev.c: Repalce (some) bcopy calls by memcpy.
I've installed this patch. We'll see what happens.
I would tend to think any subtle issues have already been addressed
when we started using various files (particuliarly obstack) from
Once we're satisfied that this is working correctly, we should start
removing some of special code to get obstack, getopt, cplus-dem, etc
from the libiberty sources.