Re: [OT] fputc vs putc Re: horrible disk thorughput on itanium

From: H. Peter Anvin (
Date: Sun Dec 09 2001 - 17:15:22 EST

Followup to: <20011209141408.A17671@zero>
By author: Tom Vier <>
In newsgroup:
> according to the putc man page in debian stable, it takes the same args as
> fputc. maybe it varies by glibc version (mine is 2.1.3-19). i guess anyone
> using putc better use autoconf. also, "unix system programming for SVr4"
> says the only difference is that putc is an inlined macro version of fputc.

Nevermind. I was thinking about putc() and putchar(), additionally
confused by the annoying fact that fputs() is to putc() as puts() is
to putchar()... makes no fscking sense.


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