Subject: Re: Postfix
To: Andrew Brown <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/15/2000 16:17:35
On Tue, 15 Aug 2000, Andrew Brown wrote:

: >The reason I say you've mis-interpreted that particular web page is
: >because it in no way indicates that a C compiler is a legacy feature of
: >the standard -- what's marked as a "legacy" tool is "cc", aka K&R C, or
: >as the page you can link to from there says "The cc utility is an
: >interface to an unspecified C-language compilation system."  If you look
: >up c89 in the same standard you'll find it is *not* a legacy tool!
: i've never met a c89 anywhere.

See NetBSD 1.4.x or higher, /usr/bin/c89.

In any case, *NetBSD* won't be dropping its (outsourced) C compiler anytime
in the foreseeable future.

-- Todd Vierling <>  *
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