Subject: Re: `-ffreestanding'
To: None <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 07/18/2001 13:56:56
On Mon, 16 Jul 2001, Richard Earnshaw wrote:

: >From a quick perusal of the source, I believe that the following library
: calls can be safely #defined into their builtin equivalents and that they
: will safely fall back.  Not that we probably need to support the floating
: point ones.

However, gcc should autodetect these in the userland case.  It's the kernel
case that involves -ffreestanding and #define'ing (which won't need FP
functions, or several of the str* functions).

-- Todd Vierling <>  *  Wasabi NetBSD:  Run with it.
-- NetBSD 1.5 now available on CD-ROM  --