Should binutils require at least C99?
Mon Mar 29 00:35:40 GMT 2021
I feel that it is reasonable nowadays to require a C99 compiler and
library to build binutils. Trying to support older systems that no
one appears to test is a losing battle anyway. For example, the s12z
target requires stdbool.h and stdint.h, and many targets include
string.h without concern for HAVE_STRING_H or STRING_WITH_STRINGS.
Does anyone object to formally dropping support for pre-C99?
Australia Development Lab, IBM
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