dietlibc

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dietlibc
Developer(s) Felix von Leitner
Stable release 0.33 / March 12, 2013 (2013-03-12)
Operating system Cross-platform
Platform Alpha, ARM, PA-RISC, ia64, i386, MIPS, s390, sparc, PowerPC
Type Runtime library
License GNU General Public License
Website Website

dietlibc is a C standard library released under the GNU General Public License Version 2, but there are also commercial licences available. It was developed with the help of about 100 volunteers by Felix von Leitner with the goal to compile and link programs to the smallest possible size.[1] dietlibc was developed from scratch and thus only implements the most important and commonly used functions. It is mainly used in embedded devices.

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Other C standard libraries

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Further reading[edit]

  • Karim Yaghmour, Jon Masters, Gilad Ben-Yossef, Philippe Gerum (2008). Building Embedded Linux Systems (2 ed.). O'Reilly Media. pp. 127–129. ISBN 0-596-52968-6. 
  • von Hagen, William L. (2006). The Definitive Guide to GCC, Second Edition. Berkeley, CA: APress. pp. 283–285. ISBN 1-59059-585-8. 

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