Subject: Re: yacc and PR 4260
To: Krister Walfridsson <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 12/24/2002 09:56:13
On Sat, Dec 21, 2002 at 09:57:26PM +0100, Krister Walfridsson wrote:

 > PR 4260 notes that the yacc output has problems on platforms that do not
 > have ANSI C realloc(3), and thus crash on realloc(NULL, x). I don't
 > personally care about those systems, and would like to close the PR with
 > a message saying that these systems are too old to be supported. OTOH, we
 > do the #if __STDC__ song and dance regarding prototypes etc., so we are
 > trying to work on at least some non-ANSI systems...
 > So what is the "correct" thing to do?

Desupport pre-ANSI please.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>