Subject: Re: #ifdef CRAY in libexec/telnetd
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Thor Lancelot Simon <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/13/2003 11:11:47
On Sun, Jul 13, 2003 at 07:42:32PM +0900, email@example.com wrote:
> >> do we really need to keep those #ifdef CRAY stuff in libexec/telnetd?
> >Actually, Brian Ginsbach at Cray has been contributing back patches
> >for telnetd...
> even though, those #ifdef (convex, CRAY, SOLARIS, ...) degrades
> readability and auditability seriously.
I've believed for a long time that a standard part of our import
process for certain programs should be running them through unifdef
before importing them into the vendor branch. Telnet was, in fact, the
first one that made me think this would be a good idea...