[fpc-devel] NowUTC in the RTL

Henry Vermaak henry.vermaak at gmail.com
Fri Dec 9 16:57:40 CET 2011

On 09/12/11 15:40, Marco van de Voort wrote:
> In our previous episode, Henry Vermaak said:
>>> them, instead of pulling this into the core. (iow, like the users package)
>> I don't understand.  Why link to libc for these?  They are syscalls, if
> Are they? On any OS and arch that calls itself posix or unix?

That's a question, not an answer.  We have a linux unit, for instance.

> Or maybe, the question should be the opposite, why not? Why shouldn't such
> peripheral calls NOT be taken from libc?

Because you don't have to link to libc when you have a syscall?


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