strnicmp no longer defined in snapshots

Ken Brown
Sat Aug 30 17:35:00 GMT 2014

On 8/30/2014 12:34 PM, Ken Brown wrote:
> The definition of strnicmp has been removed from /usr/include/string.h.
>   But I don't see any mention of that removal in the newlib ChangeLog,
> so I'm wondering if the removal was deliberate.

More precisely, the ChangeLog entry just says, "Improve language and OS 
standard guards."

> strnicmp is used in the emacs-w32 sources.  I can obviously patch emacs
> to add the definition, but I thought I'd check first and make sure that
> it was intentionally removed.

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