[Ffmpeg-devel] stdint.h and inttypes.h for non-C99 compilers

Måns Rullgård mru
Fri Dec 15 04:02:43 CET 2006

Christian Iversen <chrivers at iversen-net.dk> writes:

> On Wednesday 13 December 2006 12:56, M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
>> Alexander Chemeris said:
>> > Why do you change this?
>> > Is __cdecl is not enough?
>> You're both wrong.  The __cdecl modifier tells the compiler to use the
>> standard C calling convention (the alternative being __stdcall for Pascal
>> calling convention). 
> Just FYI, __stdcall is usually _not_ used in pascal. The calling
> conventions that sane pascal compilers call "pascal" is a
> register-based convention, that is much more efficient. The
> corresponding pascal function attribute is "stdcall;"

How do these Pascal compilers pass more arguments than will fit in
registers?  Who is responsible for restoring the stack, caller or

M?ns Rullg?rd
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