The microblog: 2015.11.21 00:21:46

2015.11.21 00:21:46 (667845317325361152) from Daniel J. Bernstein:

The C "standard" is an unstable series of sloppy documents that have never accurately documented the needs of typical real-world C code.

2015.11.21 00:36:11 (667848945176064000) from Daniel J. Bernstein:

It's crazy that a huge community of C programmers has to clean up the _correctness_ mess whenever gcc or llvm adds a sloppy _speed_ tweak.

2015.11.21 00:39:55 (667849887611011073) from Daniel J. Bernstein:

What we actually need is a free compiler that says "We understand that the standard is buggy. We will preserve the obvious meaning of code."