use of memset and optimization

Bill Sommerfeld sommerfeld at
Fri Nov 8 11:14:00 EST 2002

> This function is not marked to be inlined.  Therefore from my
> perspective the compiler's behavior is incorrect because
> the compiler is making an assumption as to what the memset() function
> does.  

You may be doing inter-module optimizations (deferring code generation
to "link" time -- both sun and hp let you do this in their vendor

at this point, the code generator can *know* that you are using the
system version of memset().

							- Bill

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