Bug 1117820 removed support for MSVC 2012, so we should be able to remove MSIntTypes.h because MSVC 2013's standard library includes a real inttypes.h.
We can probably remove MOZ_CUSTOM_INTTYPES_H, too.
Don't forget to remove it from toolkit/content/license.html too. (In reply to Chris Peterson [:cpeterson] from comment #1) > We can probably remove MOZ_CUSTOM_INTTYPES_H, too. See bug 730805 comment 8 for context as to why it's there. Check with Waldo if we still want to keep this.
And from that, "There's no intrinsic value to enabling overriding -- we just do it because we have to." So this seems reasonable. A shame we can't get rid of IntegerPrintfMacros.h entirely, but I guess as long as there are format warnings in some <inttypes.h> we don't have much choice.
Remove MSIntTypes.h, MOZ_CUSTOM_INTTYPES_H, and msinttypes license. Green Try build: https://tbpl.mozilla.org/?tree=Try&rev=dc086969461e
Assignee: nobody → cpeterson
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
Attachment #8545105 - Flags: review?(jwalden+bmo)
Comment on attachment 8545105 [details] [diff] [review] remove-MSIntTypes.patch Review of attachment 8545105 [details] [diff] [review]: ----------------------------------------------------------------- ::: mfbt/IntegerPrintfMacros.h @@ +5,3 @@ > * file, You can obtain one at http://mozilla.org/MPL/2.0/. */ > > /* Implements the C99 <inttypes.h> interface, minus the SCN* format macros. */ Now that we're using <inttypes.h> everywhere, this latter bit about the SCN* macros is wrong. Remove everything after "interface" here. @@ +15,5 @@ > * (specifically, to implement scanning into an 8-bit location). > * > * http://stackoverflow.com/questions/3036396/scanfd-char-char-as-int-format-string > * > * Moreover, scanf is a footgun: if the input number exceeds the bounds of the This comment is rather dated with this change, because we do provide SCN* macros, always. Change it to this: /* * scanf is a footgun: if the input number exceeds the bounds of the target * type, behavior is undefined (in the compiler sense: that is, this code * could overwrite your hard drive with zeroes): * * uint8_t u; * sscanf("256", "%" SCNu8, &u); // BAD * * For this reason, *never* use the SCN* macros provided by this header! */
Attachment #8545105 - Flags: review?(jwalden+bmo) → review+
Thanks. Landed with fixed comments: https://hg.mozilla.org/integration/mozilla-inbound/rev/0494ce969472
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Closed: 5 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Target Milestone: --- → mozilla37
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