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Subject: Re: [hwloc-devel] hwloc and c89/c99
From: Brice Goglin (Brice.Goglin_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-05-06 08:37:47


Le 06/05/2013 13:24, Pavan Balaji a écrit :
> On 05/06/2013 01:25 AM US Central Time, Brice Goglin wrote:
>> I think we removed C99 use (and configure check) from the code in 1.2
>> because some compilers didn't properly support it.
> I looked at the code once more. It seems to assume fixed width integers
> all over the place. These are all stdint.h types which is c99. It
> looks like c89 support is not consistent in the code.
>
> Can you check inside HWLOC_SETUP_CORE whether you have the necessary
> level of c99 support and fail if you don't?
>

I am far from understanding everything in the C99-or-not aspects of the
code and build-system so I am not the one going to change any of this
unless strictly required.

Brice