Eggheads: Many warnings while compiling

Will Buckner wcc at
Sun Nov 12 15:38:48 CST 2006

Hielke Hoeve wrote:
> On 11/11/06, BarkerJr <barkerjr at> wrote:
>> The thing to keep in mind is that some warnings are platform
>> compatibility issues.  We may need to keep some warnings on some
>> platforms just so other platforms don't error.  C isn't as platform
>> independent as it's made out to be by the textbooks.
> Oh you're right, I wasn't going to just send a patch so everyone uses
> that code. Will probably investigate some warnings first and make some
> #ifdef statements in the code so not everyone uses the patch as like
> you said in some cases it does compile correctly.
> C isn't platform independant at all to be honest, some things do work
> but the rest doesnt...

The language itself is; it's just the standard library functions that aren't :)

> Hielke


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