[TUHS] where is ecvt?

Dave Horsfall dave at horsfall.org
Thu Sep 25 08:07:43 AEST 2014

On Wed, 24 Sep 2014, John Cowan wrote:

> ecvt() and fcvt() were deprecated in Posix 2001 in favor of printf(), 
> and in Posix 2008 they were removed altogether.

I *thought* that the name was familiar, but having been whacked here before
I kept my fingers firmly buttoned up :-)

> John Cowan          http://www.ccil.org/~cowan        cowan at ccil.org
> He made the Legislature meet at one-horse tank-towns out in the alfalfa
> belt, so that hardly nobody could get there and most of the leaders
> would stay home and let him go to work and do things as he pleased.
>     --H.L. Mencken's translation of the Declaration of Independence

I was a member of an organisation like that.

-- Dave

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