Subject: Re: Global variable name which equals to func name causes coredump(gcc).
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Christos Zoulas <email@example.com>
Date: 09/28/2007 15:27:04
In article <200709281523.LAA14427@Sparkle.Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>,
der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA> wrote:
>> Variables beginning with "_" are reserved for the implementation.
>> Applications aren't allowed to use any variables starting with "_".
>Except as exported by the implementation; consider _res and __progname.
Both mistakes that have cost portability over the years :-)