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Date: Wed, 10 Aug 2011 13:33:07 -0400
From: Rich Felker <>
Subject: Re: New daily reports - nothing

On Wed, Aug 10, 2011 at 07:21:59PM +0200, Luka Marčetić wrote:
> On 08/10/2011 04:25 PM, Rich Felker wrote:
> >>Wait. I've removed sqrtl dependency from alloc.c (I think I
> >This kind of thing (not making tests depend on completely unrelated
> >functionality) is the most important since it also relates to
> >correctness (we don't want bugs in functionality X to impact the
> >results of tests for functionality Y).
> I thought I used sqrtl there rather cunningly there: Now it just
> does calloc(8, BIG/8+1), but then what it did was ~calloc(√BIG,
> √BIG). My reasoning was: If BIG/8 was judged to be too long by the

What about SIZE_MAX>>(4*sizeof(size_t))?


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