C11 conformance of casinl-like functions.

Rainer Hurling rhurlin at gwdg.de
Wed Feb 15 08:56:19 UTC 2017

Hi Mokhi, and others,

Many thanks for the commit. Really appreciated :)

It would be nice, if one of the experts could also update the Wiki page 
for numerics[1]. There have been some commits, also in 11.0-CURRENT, not 
mentioned by the Wiki until now.

Best wishes,
Rainer Hurling

[1] https://wiki.freebsd.org/Numerics

Am 08.02.2017 um 12:03 schrieb mokhi:
> Hi.
> I recently saw bunch of PRs opened about C11 lack of conformance in
> FreeBSD on Bugzilla, complaining cosinl, acosinl, ... not implemented.
> I've searched about these and I found documents about them too[2][3].
> Do you think we should implement them? Or standards doesn't have
> suggestions on these?
> If yes (you think we should implement them), would you suggest simply
> `strong aliasing symbols of FUNC_l to FUNC`? or implementing FUNC_l
> from scratch?
> I've made some patch based on my idea of aliasing symbols, If you
> agree I like to work on this and probably can start a review on
> phabricator for that.
> Thanks and best wishes, Mokhi.
> ==========================================
> [2] https://www.gnu.org/software/gnulib/manual/gnulib.html
> [3] http://pubs.opengroup.org/onlinepubs/9699919799/functions/casinhl.html
> and many more like this on opengroup.

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