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diet libc

diet libc contains the system call wrappers and the most commonly-used functions you expect from a libc. It can be used to create small, statically-linked binaries under x86, AMD64, SPARC, SPARC64, PPC, PPC64, ARM, MIPS, MIPS64, PA-RISC, S/390, S/390x (64-bit S/390), and Alpha-Linux.

Operating Systems

Recent releases

  •  30 Jun 2006 17:40

    Release Notes: Improvements to GCC 4 support. toascii, ustat, strnlen, clearenv, ngettext, dngettext, strdupa, and strndupa are provided. Extended attribute, thread, and misc. syscalls have been added. There are many general and platform-specific bugfixes.

    •  31 Jan 2005 22:42

      Release Notes: Dynamic linking for AMD64, gdb support for, and many fixes.

      •  29 Jul 2004 13:08

        Release Notes: diet can now use $DIETHOME to locate the installation. Some BSD backwards compatibility cruft was added. A few bugfixes were made.

        •  27 Mar 2004 07:53

          Release Notes: Many bug and portability fixes.

          •  21 Nov 2003 22:43

            Release Notes: This release has PPC64 and s390x targets, PA-RIS and IA-64 build fixes. Many standards compliance issues have been fixed.

            Recent comments

            26 Apr 2002 17:11 luxix

            really, really, really nice
            It's the most beautifull piece of code of this size that I've seen from last few years.

            Thanks for all.


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