Eggheads: Many warnings while compiling

Will Buckner wcc at techmonkeys.org
Wed Nov 15 16:35:22 CST 2006


I meant that there are different little quirks on different platforms :) Bugs, 
etc...

Darko Ilic wrote:
> heya, couldn't resist replying :(
> 
> stdlib funcs are also platform independant!
> 
> Darko
> 
> 
> Will Buckner wrote:
> 
>> Hielke Hoeve wrote:
>>
>>> On 11/11/06, BarkerJr <barkerjr at barkerjr.net> 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
>>>
>> Will
>>
>>
> 




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