[cfe-dev] cc language dialect

Joerg Sonnenberger joerg at britannica.bec.de
Thu May 10 16:41:42 PDT 2012

On Thu, May 10, 2012 at 06:03:16PM -0400, David Chisnall wrote:
> When using clang as cc, we are finding that a lot of programs rely on
> the fact that c99 is a c99 compiler, and cc is a c89 compiler.

I don't think that's the case. From my experience, they depend on cc to
implement the semi-broken GNU inline semantic, but otherwise don't have
a problem with a c99 compiler. That's an important difference.


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