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Smaller C compiler (Announce)

posted by alexfru(R), USA, 10.08.2016, 13:40

> BTW, I've never looked closely, but I'm not sure your tmpfile handling
> works correctly in FreeDOS. It doesn't seem to find %TEMP% or %TMP%,

It turns out I'd messed up slashes when passing paths to function 0x4300 to see if %TEMP% exists as a directory. C:\ and C:\FOO are OK, but C: and C:\FOO\ are not. Since I always had writable C: with enough space and on Windows smlrcc does not invoke tmpfile(), I never saw the problem. It's also possible that Windows and/or DOSBox was too forgiving when I looked at this some time ago and saw no obvious problem.

Try the updated binaries and libraries.


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