RFC: spinning off base libraries

Michael Adam ma at sernet.de
Mon Jun 16 13:06:12 GMT 2008

simo wrote:
> On Mon, 2008-06-16 at 12:00 +0200, Michael Adam wrote:
> > One problem is that libreplace is not quite complete yet.
> > E.g., it implements different sets of functions on different
> > platforms. That would have to be fixed/completed first, right?
> No, libreplace is meant to provide the functions missing on each
> platform we compile on. So it is ok to compile different functions on
> different platforms imo.

But shouldn't a library have a fixed API, independent of the platform?
This would mean we had to provice dummy wrapper functions for supported


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