PATCH for conditionals/assignments

Jason Merrill jason@cygnus.com
Sat Jul 31 22:30:00 GMT 1999


>>>>> Mark Mitchell <mark@codesourcery.com> writes:

>>>>> "Jason" == Jason Merrill <jason@cygnus.com> writes:
 Jason> Next time, please use diff -p to generate patches; unified
 Jason> diffs are hard to read when changes are large.

 > OK.  Some folks prefer unidiffs.

Unidiffs are easier to read for small changes, but when the changes get
large, diff isn't able to figure out which lines in the new file correspond
to which lines in the old file, and it's impossible to read.  With context
diffs, you can figure out the correspondence for yourself.

 > Anyhow, I think you mean `-c'; `-p' is for showing function names, which
 > I did use.

Yep, but -p by itself implies -c.

 Jason> "ncp_convert" is an unhelpful name.

 > Agreed.  Kinda like `ocp_convert'. :-)

Touche.

Jason



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