Subject: Re: '//' for comments in C code? (archivers/unace)
To: None <tech-pkg@NetBSD.org>
From: Georg Schwarz <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/21/2004 21:37:38
> >What would be the best way to accompish that?
> 1. Use gcc
sure, that would be an option, but I think it would be an unnecessary
> 2. tell the author not to use C99 features
apparently the only feature used are the // comments.
> 3. add a pre-processing step that uses gnu cpp or awk to strip the
> // comments
That's exactly what I had had in mind. How could this best be accomplished
(using awk, for example)? And how would one add it to the Makefile?
Georg Schwarz http://home.pages.de/~schwarz/
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