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    SubjectRe: any chance of 2.6.0-test*?
    Am Sonntag, 12. Januar 2003 23:51 schrieb Rob Wilkens:
    > On Sun, 2003-01-12 at 17:43, Oliver Neukum wrote:
    > > It's code that causes added hardship for anybody checking the locking.
    > I can certainly see where it would seem "easier" to match "one lock" to
    > "one unlock" if your troubleshooting a locking issue.
    > "easier" is the motivation behind using goto.. Laziness.. that's all it
    > is.

    Yes, exactly. Lazyness is good. Any second spend on hitting Ctrl+F
    and typing in the name of a cleanup function is lost. Any time
    you overlook something because the cleanup and the code are
    not on the same screen is a bug that is overlooked.
    Any time one of the cleanup functions is overlooked can cause
    hours lost in debugging after a change.


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