Subject: Re: a new KNF (and some comments)
To: Hauke Fath <hauke@Espresso.Rhein-Neckar.DE>
From: Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/21/2000 14:57:36
On Fri, 21 Jan 2000 21:57:44 +0100
Hauke Fath <hauke@Espresso.Rhein-Neckar.DE> wrote:
> I have never really understood that one. I see header files as documenting
> a module's Interface, and
> int foo(int, int, int, int, int *)
> does not really cut it for me.
In headers files that include user-accessible prototypes, you CANNOT
include variable names, as they intrude on the user's namespace.
Documentation documents the interface. Header files are for the compiler
-- Jason R. Thorpe <email@example.com>