Compile problems with 1.0.6

Stefan Bellon sbellon at
Wed May 30 21:27:01 CEST 2001

Werner Koch <wk at> wrote:
> On Wed, 30 May 2001, Florian Weimer wrote:

> > Well, that depends on our goals.  For example, Emacs has to be
> > implemented in K&R C in order to have it available on a multitude of
> > platforms.

> IMHO this is not so important anymore.  At least one version of gcc
> is running on each platform and this one can be used too bootstrap
> a development platform.

What big improvements does C99 give over C89 that it is such an
advantage to jump over to C99 instead of staying with C89?




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