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Date: Wed, 12 Sep 2012 18:21:15 +0200
From: "Arvid E. Picciani" <>
To: <>
Subject: Re: Feelings on macros vs inline in arch/$(ARCH)/syscall_arch.h ?

On Sun, 9 Sep 2012 14:23:44 -0400, Rich Felker wrote:

> Using inline functions is nicer from standpoint of clean [..]
> Using macros [..]  could improve code generation especially on mips 
> and i386/PIC.

I use musl because i can read it. For anything performance relevant we 
get customized bionic/gnulibc from vendors.

If i may, i suggest restricting performance optimizations at the cost 
of readability to areas that actually have a measurable effect for 

Arvid E. Picciani

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