Glibc Optimizations?

Gerard Beekmans gerard at
Mon Aug 28 12:42:23 PDT 2000

> No, it won't. That's what the glibc README says on this (or one of
> the other files in the distribution). They explicitly say that one
> shouldn't optimize it, 'cause this may provoke compiler bugs, and once
> a bug is in the library, it will affect a lot of programs.

That didn't occur to me but now I do remember reading that. I guess it's
a good thing then that it has been moved ;)

Gerard Beekmans

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