Subject: Re: linux audio code
To: Frank van der Linden <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Todd C. Miller <Todd.Miller@cs.colorado.edu>
Date: 03/11/1996 09:41:48
In message <199603110947.KAA26783@mail.fwi.uva.nl>
so spake (frank):
> I agree that if memset() is added, for consistency and other reasons
> it would be better to move to mem* entirely. Although that would
> break imported device drivers etc.
Note that on most processorrs, bzero() is going to be slightly
faster than memset() if implemented correctly (and the i386
version is at least). I'm not sure whether it is enough of
a difference to care about though...