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    SubjectRe: [OT?] Coding Style
    Admin Mailing Lists wrote:
    > hand-holding of that magnitude. We don't write code for idiots.

    But if you have to, you can at least enjoy it:
    - diversity makes life interesting: use switch() with local variables or
    without curly braces
    - de-referencing is like a hotel: the more stars, the better
    - observe proper punctuation: use the comma operator frequently
    - know thy C: few people know that 5[x] is valid, but they can usually
    guess what it does. They probably won't get x[5[y]], though.
    - know thy CPP: nest macros and exercise token-concatenation and
    - if your code allows you to, put #define while if in some header file

    - Werner (couldn't resist ;-)

    / Werner Almesberger, ICA, EPFL, CH /
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