Re: [2.6 patch] kill IN_STRING_C

From: linux-os
Date: Tue Nov 09 2004 - 07:51:24 EST

On Tue, 9 Nov 2004, Adrian Bunk wrote:

On Mon, Nov 08, 2004 at 05:57:12PM -0500, linux-os wrote:
call strcpy
subl $8, %esp
It clearly invents strcpy, having never been referenced in the

The asm code you sent does _not_ call a global strcpy function.
It calls an asm procedure named "strcpy" it ships itself.

BTW: You are the second person in this thread I have to explain this to...

Dick Johnson


Explain WHAT? There is NO strcpy in the code. No such procedure
should have been called. Period. The generated code is defective.

Dick Johnson
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