[libc-commits] [PATCH] D129808: [libc] add unsafe mode to strlen

Michael Jones via Phabricator via libc-commits libc-commits at lists.llvm.org
Thu Jul 14 15:22:01 PDT 2022

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The only safe way to implement strlen involves reading the string one
char at a time. It is faster to read in larger blocks, but this leads to
reading beyond the string boundary, which is undefined behavior. This
patch adds an implementation and flag to use this fast but unsafe
version of strlen.

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