Size of generated programs

Jeffrey A Law law@cygnus.com
Mon Dec 8 23:26:00 GMT 1997


  In message < 19971209014144.10673@jackalz >you write:
  > > This indicates a bug since C should not be using exception handling by
  > > default!
  > My apologies, I just tried it, and it does seem to be off be default.
  > Wasn't it on though in earlier versions?
Yes, it was on in earlier versions -- we've disabled it by default for C
until we can get the overhead down to acceptable levels.

jeff



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