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Re: [Bug-gnubg] Patch: File associations under Windows and spaces in fil
Re: [Bug-gnubg] Patch: File associations under Windows and spaces in filenames
Mon, 25 Nov 2002 18:34:32 +0000
On Mon, Nov 25, 2002 at 06:25:38PM +0100, Jim Segrave wrote
> On Mon 25 Nov 2002 (17:34 +0100), Holger wrote:
> > I've never learnt pure ANSI C. That's why. C++ style comments are much more
> > convenient. But of course I agree with you.
> I know - they are inherently quicker and, when I was doing some C++
> coding, they started slipping into the C code I wrote as well. Then I
> hit the compilers from hell and got out of that habit.
Exactly! At work I write C programs for MVS (the OS for IBM zSeries
mainframes), and the C compiler there does *not* support C++ style
comments, which I learned the hard way :-)
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