FW: FW: strcasestr() patch proposal

Olivier Langlois olivier.langlois@streamtheworld.com
Fri Jun 8 18:39:00 GMT 2007

Hi Jeff,

Nothing is missing in the freebsd implementation. In fact, it might even be
better than glibc version by being simpler. I took the first implementation
that Google code returned without knowing all implications.


> Chris is correct.  You either need to base off the BSD version or else
> you must write a new one based on the API description).  Newlib has
> changed a few code licenses in the past with author permission, but not
> for FSF contributed works.  The following Freebsd implementation seems
> fairly straightforward.  Is there anything missing?
> strcasestr.c:
> http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/cvsweb.cgi/src/lib/libc/string/strcasestr.c?rev
> =1.4;content-type=text%2Fplain
> If not, I can add it the repository.
> -- Jeff J.

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