[PATCH] newlib: libc: Optimize the string functions

Brian Inglis Brian.Inglis@SystematicSw.ab.ca
Tue Dec 13 20:02:51 GMT 2022

On 2022-08-16 05:08, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> Hi Seija,
> Thanks for the patch.
> First of all, your patch is broken in terms of whitespaces and line
> breaks, so it can't be applied.  I suspect your MUA is doing that
> automatically.  You better provide the git patch as attachement, or
> change your MUA settings to leave whitespaces and line breaks alone.
...>   ...this one.
> Sorry, but I've given up after about half of the patch.  I don't see why
> this is only a single huge patch.  If there's any problem, multiple
> smaller patches are easier to understand, and easier to revert or
> bisect.
> Please resend this patch as a patchset, preferredly one file per patch
> including a matching commit message per patch.  The aforementioned
> bugfix should be a separate patch in the patchset.

Should we not also require some background info in PATCH 0/N on what compiler 
is "optimized" on what platform and by how much space and time?

If only some compilers or platforms, then code should go in conditionals.

Jeopardy: What is "the root of all evil?" Premature optimization.

Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis			Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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