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From "Martin Sebor (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] Updated: (STDCXX-687) [gcc] use string __builtins
Date Tue, 12 Feb 2008 02:11:07 GMT

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Martin Sebor updated STDCXX-687:
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    Component/s: 21. Strings

This is string specific. Set Component.

> [gcc] use string __builtins
> ---------------------------
>
>                 Key: STDCXX-687
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/STDCXX-687
>             Project: C++ Standard Library
>          Issue Type: Sub-task
>          Components: 21. Strings
>    Affects Versions: 4.1.2, 4.1.3, 4.1.4, 4.2.0
>            Reporter: Martin Sebor
>            Assignee: Martin Sebor
>             Fix For: 4.2.1
>
>   Original Estimate: 2h
>          Time Spent: 2h
>  Remaining Estimate: 0h
>
> The following gcc builtin equivalents of the C string functions would be useful in the
implementation of std::char_traits:
> __builtin_memcpy: char_traits::copy()
> __builtin_memcmp: char_traits::compare()
> __builtin_memmove: char_traits::move()
> __builtin_memset: char_traits::assign()
> __builtin_strlen: char_traits::length()
> Unfortunately, as of gcc 4.2.2, there is no builtin equivalent of memchr() which is used
in char_traits::find(), so using the builtins won't let us get away from #including the <cstring>
header to bring in the declaration of the function (thus reducing namespace pollution caused
by all the other symbols declared in the header).
> There also are no builtins for the wide character counterparts of any of these functions
(such as wmemcmp or wcslen).
> See the following page for more details:
> http://gcc.gnu.org/onlinedocs/gcc-4.2.2/gcc/Other-Builtins.html#Other-Builtins

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