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Re: [pgsql-hackers-win32] snprintf causes regression tests

From: Bruce Momjian <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
Cc: Nicolai Tufar <ntufar(at)gmail(dot)com>,Magnus Hagander <mha(at)sollentuna(dot)net>,PostgreSQL-development <pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>,PostgreSQL Win32 port list <pgsql-hackers-win32(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: [pgsql-hackers-win32] snprintf causes regression tests
Date: 2005-03-11 00:21:41
Message-ID: 200503110021.j2B0LfV18748@candle.pha.pa.us (view raw or flat)
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Tom Lane wrote:
> Bruce Momjian <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us> writes:
> > Please see my posting about using a macro for snprintf.  If the current
> > implementation of snprintf is enough for our existing translation users
> > we probably don't need to add anything more to it because snprintf will
> > not be exported to client applications.
> 
> The CVS-tip implementation is fundamentally broken and won't work even
> for our internal uses.  I've not wasted time complaining about it
> because I thought we were going to replace it.  If we can't find a
> usable replacement then we're going to have to put a lot of effort
> into fixing what's there.  On the whole I think the effort would be
> better spent importing someone else's solution.

Oh, so our existing implementation doesn't even meet our needs. OK.

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