Subject: Re: CMSG_* problems
To: None <tech-userlevel@NetBSD.org, tech-kern@NetBSD.org>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
Date: 02/13/2007 10:51:24
> [...] attempting to tell your average application programmer [...]
> that it is necessary to bcopy (or memcpy these days) structs around
> before accessing them, when it clearly works to simply de-reference a
> pointer is just not going to succeed.
I have no intention of making it *necessary*. I'd like to make it
*possible*. (Currently it's not, without depending on nonportabilities
like pointers past the ends of objects.) If someone else prefers to
align the buffer and use the 2292-defined macros, fine, go to.
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