[PATCH] Cygwin: define byteswap.h inlines as macros

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Tue Mar 15 10:04:00 GMT 2016

On Mar 15 04:41, Yaakov Selkowitz wrote:
> On 2016-03-15 04:22, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> >On Mar 15 04:14, Yaakov Selkowitz wrote:
> >>On 2016-03-15 04:03, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> >>>On Mar 14 22:13, Yaakov Selkowitz wrote:
> >>>>The bswap_* "functions" are macros in glibc, so they may be tested for
> >>>>by the preprocessor (e.g. #ifdef bswap_16).
> >>>ACK.
> >>>
> >>>While we're at it, what about converting the types to implicit types
> >>>(__uint16_t, __uint32_t, __uint64_t).
> >>
> >>glibc uses short/int/long long for these, so I think we should leave them.
> >
> >bits/byteswap.h uses __uint64_t, but you're right for the smaller types.
> I was looking at a cross-glibc, so that must be a recent change (unless
> you're not looking at x86_64).

F23 x86_64, but never mind, it's just a style issue.  Personally I'd
prefer the explicitly sized types for clearness.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer                 cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
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