Subject: Re: proposed new KNF [was Re: Time to update KNF?]
To: None <chopps@merit.edu, lukem@cs.rmit.edu.au>
From: Chris Torek <torek@BSDI.COM>
List: tech-kern
Date: 01/18/2000 19:16:09
>I've used more than 1 compiler that the __P() stuff _doesn't_ work the
>way one wants it to (the ansi-std doesn't guarantee that it will).

It sure does.  If you have a C89 (or C99) conforming compiler,
the __P macro will definitely work.  This is why 3.8.3 (6.8.3
in ISO 9899:1990, I presume) talks about *matching* close parentheses.

Chris