Drop the K&R requirement from binutils?

Ian Lance Taylor ian@airs.com
Mon Aug 19 17:44:00 GMT 2002


Jim Wilson <wilson@redhat.com> writes:

> On the political side, it would be useful if binutils maintainers expressed
> an opinion, even if they want gcc to switch first.  We don't want to get
> deadlocked where gcc can't switch because they think the binutils maintainers
> want to continue using K&R C, and binutils can't switch because they think
> the gcc maintainers want to continue using K&R C.

Fair enough.  My opinion is that it is time to switch to ISO C90.

Ian



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