Subject: Re: upgrade from Beta-1.0, to -current
To: None <amiga-dev@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Richard H. Wood <>
List: amiga-dev
Date: 02/15/1995 06:05:29
According to
> Or -much simpler- just remove the MEMCPY (don't recall its exact name,
> it's commented anyway) define from config/netbsd.h. Over all, this is 
> Net*BSD*, so I don't see why we should default to mem*() anyway:-)
	Wouldn't one reason be to follow the standard.  The last I looked
	bcopy wasn't in the standard;  memcpy was.  Is there a compelling
	reason (other than historical/preferrential ones) that makes
	bcopy a better choice?

> > PS: I regret that the -current kernel would be compiler dependent (in
> > fact compiler version dependent).
> Won't be, if you do the change this way.

	But does this imply NetBSD won't support memcpy at all?
	(Humm...I suppose that's not an Amiga-specific question, is it?)

-dick, just another standards-freak (and Plauger fan) :->
_____________________________________ __//________________________________     -    R. H. \X/ood     -
246 Bancroft Drive,     Garland,  TX   75040    USA        +1 214 530 2595