Subject: re: padding problem
To: matthew green <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 02/02/1999 08:09:26
On Mon, 1 Feb 1999, matthew green wrote:

: this is some lossage with the compiler from what i remember from
: looking at it recently.  this should be fixed.

`lossage' with the compiler?  ahem?  There's absolutely no guarantee to the
user how different variables will be laid out in memory on a given arch.

: like the old \0, \0, \0, \0, @, (, #, ) that we had in sccs[].  as i
: recall it, the for nuls were added to make what(1) work on the sparc.

See `different variables ... given arch'.

-- Todd Vierling (Personal; Bus.