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LWN.net Weekly Edition for June 13, 2013
A report from pgCon 2013
Little things that matter in language design
"leveraging the synergy between make-work job and commit count masturbation"
Posted Dec 24, 2009 9:21 UTC (Thu) by liljencrantz (guest, #28458)
Posted Dec 24, 2009 16:31 UTC (Thu) by grmd (subscriber, #4391)
Having worked on project that layer macros upon macros it rapidly becomes a
nightmare to maintain despite the original good intentions, turning C into a
Posted Dec 24, 2009 19:14 UTC (Thu) by vonbrand (subscriber, #4458)
"More explicit" as long as there are very few functions/macros around. If there are more than a dozen, you start wondering if what you think it does is right... and the kernel is already huge, with its own set of non-standard stuff and rules.
Better leave them out.
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