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Re: missing methods in inttypes.h
- From: Joel Sherrill <joel dot sherrill at oarcorp dot com>
- To: newlib at sourceware dot org
- Date: Tue, 30 Jul 2013 09:00:28 -0500
- Subject: Re: missing methods in inttypes.h
- References: <51F678CC dot 2070901 at oarcorp dot com> <20130730091311 dot GM4166 at calimero dot vinschen dot de>
On 7/30/2013 4:13 AM, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
On Jul 29 09:14, Joel Sherrill wrote:
I am curious where the missing methods from inttypes.h
should go (eventually) in the source tree?
imaxdiv_t imaxdiv(intmax_t, intmax_t);
intmax_t strtoimax(const char *restrict, char **restrict, int);
uintmax_t strtoumax(const char *restrict, char **restrict, int);
intmax_t wcstoimax(const wchar_t *restrict, wchar_t **restrict, int);
uintmax_t wcstoumax(const wchar_t *restrict, wchar_t **restrict, int);
For Cygwin, they are just aliases of the respective method using the
biggest available datatype:
imaxabs = llabs
imaxdiv = lldiv
strtoimax = strtoll
strtoumax = strtoull
wcstoimax = wcstoll
wcstoumax = wcstoull
In theory, every target can handle it that way without the need
to implement these functions explicitely.
When you say aliases, do you mean just wrapper methods?
Can the Cygwin versions be merged into newlib so every newlib target
FWIW when I looked at FreeBSD, the few I looked at had their own
real implementations which were not wrappers. I can see that wrapping
the largest type is OK though.
Joel Sherrill, Ph.D. Director of Research & Development
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