Sun Aug 27 10:28:00 GMT 2000
On Sun, Aug 27, 2000 at 02:34:29PM +0100, Neil Booth wrote:
> It has been requested by Zack and Per that a backslash and newline
> separated by whitespace still be treated as a backslash-newline. This
> does that, and keeps the warning. At the moment, a comment falls into
> the definition of "whitespace" here, but let's leave it be for the
> moment. That'll be simpler to fix with the lexer rewrite I hope to
> start soon.
While this does hit all of the important situations that users
complain about, you haven't handled backslash space newline inside
comments or strings. This makes the behavior inconsistent. I don't
think we want that.
Also it should be turned off by -ansi; I'm not 100% persuaded this is
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