Am 07.12.2013 23:23, schrieb Thomas Rast:
> Karsten Blees <> writes:
>> Extending 'struct hashmap_entry' with an int-sized member shouldn't waste
>> memory on 64-bit systems. This is already documented in api-hashmap.txt,
>> but needs '__attribute__((__packed__))' to work. Reduces e.g.
> You'd have to guard __attribute__((__packed__)) with some compiler
> detection in git-compat-util.h though.

Isn't that already handled? __attribute__ is already widely used (e.g. for 
printf formats), and platforms that don't support it define it as empty (e.g. 
MSVC). Or do you mean I should account for compiler-specific variants (#pragma 
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