[tex-k] Issues with CTANGLE

Andreas Scherer andreas_tex at freenet.de
Tue May 26 09:42:56 CEST 2020

Hi Doug,

> ctangle.w contains the lines:
>    @<Predecl...@>=
>    extern int strlen(); /* length of string */

and CWEBbin replaces them with modern C:

Please don't expect that pre-C89 stuff will ever be corrected in the
upstream CWEB sources.  It took DEK almost a decade to even consider
'prototypes' a real thing (in MMIX). ;o)


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