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Date: Wed, 1 Jan 2020 12:02:01 -0800
From: Michael Forney <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] Unconditonally define alloca as __builtin_alloca

On 2019-11-19, Michael Forney <> wrote:
> This enables alternative compilers, which may not define __GNUC__,
> to implement alloca, which is still fairly widely used.
> This is similar to how stdarg.h already works in musl; compilers must
> implement __builtin_va_arg, there is no fallback definition.


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