[GRASS-dev] [grass-code I] g.rename fails to rename maps
glynn at gclements.plus.com
Fri Dec 21 16:10:03 EST 2007
Francesco P. Lovergine wrote:
> > where strcmp was replaced with G_strcasecmp, thus making the compare
> > case independent. So, the line should not be removed, but it should
> > either be reverted to strcmp, or we need G_strcmp, which doesn't exist
> > at this stage AFAICT.
> Just curious, what's the point in having wrappers for two POSIX
> functions like them?
I suspect that G_strcasecmp() was originally added because GRASS ran
on systems which pre-dated the addition of strcasecmp() to POSIX. It
needs to remain, as Windows doesn't have strcasecmp().
There wouldn't be any point in having a G_strcmp() function.
Glynn Clements <glynn at gclements.plus.com>
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