egcs-1.1 in SCOV5 changes memcpy() into buggy SCO bcopy()

Jeffrey A Law law@cygnus.com
Sat Sep 19 22:20:00 GMT 1998


  In message < 19980917001647.E1141@dgii.com >you write:
  > > When a C program uses memcpy(), the assembly generated calls bcopy().
  > 
  > I never noticed that before.   I was pretty mystified.   I ran the same
  > compiler source on a Linux system and generated more obvious output.
Deep dark corners of the compiler you never wanted to know about.

Defining TARGET_MEM_FUNCTIONS is definitely the right think to do if
all the sco5 versions have them.

jeff



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