Subject: Re: gets()
To: Alan Barrett <>
From: J.T. Conklin <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/10/1994 09:52:31
>> warning: this program uses gets(), which is unsafe.
>> Can you remove this from the disted source?  It's _REALLY_ annoying...

Alan> This implementation of gets() does not conform to the ANSI C
Alan> standard, but I think it is a good idea to warn folk aginst
Alan> using gets.  

One feature of the new ld that we should be able to use is to drop in
a .stabs directive to get a _link_ time warning.