[RFC/PATCH] Standardize on "for (;;)" for unbounded loops

Richard Kenner kenner@vlsi1.ultra.nyu.edu
Mon Nov 6 22:33:00 GMT 2006


> > [2]	do
> > 	  ...
> > 	while (1);

> I don't care strongly for any of these forms.  They all look equally 
> intuitive to me.  I don't think it's worth forcing one over the other, 
> actually.  But if there's consensus over one particular form, I'll be 
> happy to follow it.

I don't like [2] because it's not obvious until the end of the loop
(which may be many lines down) that it's an infinite loop, but have no
preferences about the other ones.



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