Subject: Re: bc and dc revisited.
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 11/10/2003 17:23:56
In article <>,
Jason Thorpe <> wrote:
>On Nov 10, 2003, at 7:25 AM, <> wrote:
>> Actually, to verify its functionality I used the tests from GNU bc.
>> I needed to do so because I was fiddling with its internals, and
>> it's generally a good idea to verify that it works afterwards :-)
>Cool.  Perhaps we could just keep the GNU bc testsuite for the new one 
>(like I said, I think it's fine to use a GPL'd testsuite in this way).

We should also look at the OpenBSD bc/dc work. They have been slowly
adding all the GNU extensions. It might be easier to start from there.