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Re: cvs commit: src/include ctype.h src/lib/libc/gen isctype.c tolower.c toupper.c

From: Jeroen Ruigrok/asmodai <asmodai@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 7 Jul 2005 10:38:52 +0200

-On [20050707 09:20], Matthew Dillon (dillon@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx) wrote:
>  Modified files:
>    include              ctype.h 
>    lib/libc/gen         isctype.c tolower.c toupper.c 
>  Log:
>  It is not acceptable to index the array out of bounds if an illegal index
>  is passed to a ctype function or macro.  Undo the last commit.  Emplace an
>  explicit range check for the integer passed to the ctype macros and
>  functions rather then underflowing or overflowing the array.  Currently
>  return 0 if the integer is out of range (it might be more appropriate to
>  assert).

#define _CTYPE_NUM_CHARS        (1 << (8*sizeof(char)))

This is unneeded hackery.  Why not pull in limits.h instead and use

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