Subject: Re: -Wno-parenthesis
To: Ross Harvey <>
From: Michael Graff <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 06/06/1999 13:55:58
Ross Harvey <> writes:

> Plus, redundant parens are prohibited in KNF. (Unless `the statement is
> really confusing without them'. Not `confusing', but `really confusing'.)
> I don't think we should change all those years of KNF tradition just because
> the gcc authors use a different coding style.

I'd rather see KNF changed to allow extra parans unless the number of
them makes the statement confusing.

Plus, "confusing" is really pretty much up to ones personal taste.  I
like parens.