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    SubjectRe: A CodingStyle suggestion
    On Sat, 3 Feb 2007 23:58:48 +0200 Ahmed S. Darwish wrote:

    > Hi all,
    >
    > In CodingStyle Chapter 16 "Function return value and names", why not
    > adding a comment about the favorable community way of checking the return
    > value. ie:
    >
    > ret = do_method();
    > if (ret) {
    > /* deal with error */
    > }
    >
    > and not other ways like:
    >
    > if (do_method()) or if ((ret = do_method()) > value) ...
    >
    > A patch is ready if the replies are positive.

    I like it. Please cc: Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org> on it.
    Hopefully he will merge it.

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    ~Randy
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