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NAME

c89 – ANSI (1989) C compiler

SYNOPSIS

c89 [-pedantic] [-pedantic-errors] [-D_ANSI_SOURCE] options …

DESCRIPTION

Calls the C compiler (cc) with the given options , using a C language
environment compatible with the -ansiC specification.

This includes proper handling of trigraphs, disabling non-ANSI compiler
features (such as asm , inline , typeof , and the $ character in iden‐
tifiers), and definition of the preprocessor symbol __STRICT_ANSI__ .

SEE ALSO

cc for a description of all options.

HISTORY
Appeared in NetBSD 1.4 .

BUGS

Since c89 is a shell wrapper script to cc , compile errors are prefixed
by “cc:”.

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