Bug (?) in sprintf family?

Jonathan S. Shapiro shap@eros-os.com
Sat Apr 12 04:34:00 GMT 2008

On Wed, 2008-04-09 at 15:36 -0400, Jeff Johnston wrote:
> Please try the attached patch.  It disconnects the sprintf and sscanf 
> family of functions from bringing in all the I/O stuff.  This is 
> especially useful since tzset drags in sscanf.
> If I missed something, let me know.
> -- Jeff J.


Since the separation of sprintf/scanf from the I/O stuff isn't part of
the C library specification, this patch doesn't really do me any good.
In fact, I'ld prefer that it not be applied. Had this patch already been
applied when I started, it would have had the effect of obscuring a bug.


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