[ntp:hackers] Recent C99-isms

Harlan Stenn stenn at ntp.org
Tue Jan 6 04:04:13 UTC 2015

Martin Burnicki writes:
> Danny Mayer wrote:
> > On 1/5/2015 4:20 PM, Danny Mayer wrote:
> >> On 1/5/2015 12:18 PM, Martin Burnicki wrote:
> >>> With either of these changes and a define for __func__ we can build both
> >>> with VS2008 and VS2013.
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> Martin
> >>
> >> I generally agree with this.
> Great!
> >> HAVE or MISSING is the way to go. If we
> >> want to compile in jupiter the __func__ should be mapped to __FUNCTION__
> >> on VS20xx.
> Right. That's what I've actually done in the code I've sent to David 
> Taylor for testing with VS2013 (I have already downloaded VS2013 but 
> didn't have the time to install it).
> >> Danny
> >
> > I forgot to mention that I tried to build using VS2010 and got the same
> > errors as VS2008. I have VS2012 as well but why bother?
> So I think the best way to go is to add a MISSING in config.h for VS 
> versions before VS2013, and no more action is required for other build 
> environments unless the same problem occurs.
> I'll submit such patch tomorrow.

Sounds good to me.  You're going to handle this "manually" for the
config.h in Windows, and I'm going to need a 'configure' test to set the
correct value for Unix boxes.  Shouldn't be that hard to do...


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