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Sat Feb 18 09:54:27 PST 2006
Chuck Swiger wrote:
> Tom Grove wrote:
>> Mike Jeays wrote:
> [ ... ]
>> That works and I had looked into that earlier...it seems like it does a
>> lot more than just one function from the man page. I guess I can use
>> that for now but I wonder why getline() is broken in gcc on FreeBSD?
> getline() is not part of the standard C library.
> What makes you think gcc is broken...?
Yeah...I see that after some more research. So, now I guess my question
is being that it's not standard and gets() is not safe to use what
should I use to grab lines? My gut tells me to copy the getline()
function from the K&R book but I'm not totally sure that's a great idea
either. Stupid strings always causing problems!
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