New stddef.h, please test

Jeffrey A Law law@cygnus.com
Fri Feb 19 00:06:00 GMT 1999


  In message <199902010215.VAA23016@blastula.phys.columbia.edu>you write:
  > 
  > I have rewritten stddef.h.  The new version is easier to read, doesn't
  > defeat the multiple include optimization in cpplib, is namespace clean
  > under -ansi (wint_t is not allowed per C89/C9x), and should still
  > cooperate with all the myriad system libraries it needs to.
  > 
  > The patch is unreadable, so I've just attached the new file.  It
  > should drop into ginclude/ and cause no problems.  Please test it.
Have you received much feedback on this?  Cleaning up stddef.h has been one
of those things in the back of my mind for a long time -- simply because it
is so (*&@&#$ difficult to fix problems related to stddef.h

I'd like to consider this for inclusion after egcs-1.2 branches.

jeff


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