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    SubjectRe: RFC: booleans and the kernel
    On Thursday 24 January 2002 14:39, Oliver Xymoron wrote:
    > The compiler _will_ turn if(a==0) into a test of a with itself rather than
    > a comparison against a constant. Since PDP days, no doubt.

    I thought that the whole point of booleans was to stop silly errors

    if ( x = 1 )
    printf ("\nX is true\n");
    # we never get here...

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