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Date: Tue, 19 Aug 1997 07:33:07 -0400 (EDT)
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To: DJGPP <djgpp AT delorie DOT com>
From: Chirayu Krishnappa <chirayu AT radiolink DOT net>
Subject: Re: Function Sizes

Hi,

>aware that you cannot be always sure that it will work.  Subtle
>changes in compiler optimizations in some future release could
>rearrange functions and break this trick altogether.

But then we need some way to lock functions in a compatible (with future
compiler versions) manner. This seems to be the only method.  Maybe the
newer versions will allow for the Allegro marcos (END_OF_FUNCTION,
LOCK_FUNCTION - defined in a different way) to still work and hence no code
changes. 

Bye,

Chirayu Krishnappa:
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