Subject: Re: Remove printf %b support from libsa?
To: None <>
From: Ben Harris <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 04/20/2003 20:22:46
On Sun, 20 Apr 2003, Ben Harris wrote:

> Removing %b support from libsa as well would save 184 bytes on ARM, and
> presumably a similar amount on other architectures.  I suspect this would
> be good for those architectures whose bootloaders are currently
> overflowing (e.g. pmax by 248 bytes).

Ignore my comments about pmax -- it doesn't use libsa's printf.

> Can anyone think of a reason why I shouldn't do this?  In particular, is
> %b used somewhere I haven't noticed?

I still think this would be sensible.

Ben Harris                                                   <>
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