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authorJunio C Hamano <>2008-01-03 09:23:12 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2008-01-03 09:23:12 (GMT)
commit698a68be7b0df6dd8d0880e0e2167cad8688a6ad (patch)
tree8cb9dc608f12b52288524e4f20c59faa1d131157 /strbuf.c
parent257f3020f69f3222cdefc1d84b148fb35b2c4f5b (diff)
Uninline prefixcmp()
Now the routine is an open-coded loop that avoids an extra strlen() in the previous implementation, it got a bit too big to be inlined. Uninlining it makes code footprint smaller but the result still retains the avoidance of strlen() cost. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
Diffstat (limited to 'strbuf.c')
1 files changed, 9 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/strbuf.c b/strbuf.c
index b9b194b..5efcfc8 100644
--- a/strbuf.c
+++ b/strbuf.c
@@ -1,5 +1,14 @@
#include "cache.h"
+int prefixcmp(const char *str, const char *prefix)
+ for (; ; str++, prefix++)
+ if (!*prefix)
+ return 0;
+ else if (*str != *prefix)
+ return (unsigned char)*prefix - (unsigned char)*str;
* Used as the default ->buf value, so that people can always assume
* buf is non NULL and ->buf is NUL terminated even for a freshly