Subject: Re: /etc/login.conf required to exist after user(8) changes
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.org>
From: Peter Seebach <email@example.com>
Date: 08/02/2005 08:09:58
In message <200508020708.j7278rtU025240@vtn1.victoria.tc.ca>, John Nemeth write
> It's debatable whether compilers should be doing this sort of
>thing. On the one hand, it helps to optimise code. On the other, it
>can make things more tricky. I'm guessing that the standard allows the
>compiler to do things like this? Actually, I'm guessing the standard
>considers the compiler and libc to be parts of the same package?
Yup, on both counts. If a strictly conforming program can't tell that you
did something, it's allowed.