Subject: re: struct ifnet's if_softc field?
To: Olaf Seibert <email@example.com>
From: matthew green <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/14/1999 22:38:08
Node *s as arguments. If you use casts to convert (MyNode *)s to (Node
*)s, it is easy to make mistakes the compiler does not catch. I learned
this is a really good reason. we already use gcc's warning
capabilities extensively (for almost the entire tree, now) as an
(enforced) delinting tool.. this is just another way of using it.
but i think if you look closely at NetBSD, you'll find both styles
used throughout the kernel... :-)