Subject: Re: memcpy<->bcopy [was: Re: CVS commit: syssrc]
To: None <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: source-changes
Date: 10/04/2000 11:40:31
On Thu, 5 Oct 2000 wrote:

: >> avoid assert, memcpy and memset (necessary to BSD code sharing).
: >> sync with kame
: >Um, wasn't the goal to get rif of bcopy etc., instead of moving towards
: >it? Maybe some #defines can be used instead?
: 	as the message says, KAME uses the same source code on all *BSD
: 	platforms.

...and we do have bcopy, etc. as #defines to memcpy, etc. in <sys/systm.h>.  
Use of these macros in shared code is perfectly fine, IMHO.

-- Todd Vierling <>  *
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