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SubjectRe: macro conflict
Date said:
> There has already been **much** discussion about this, but I think
> that the bottom line is that the new version is safer and more robust
> than the old version, and thus is not likely to be changed back.

That's a completely separate issue. You can fix it while keeping sane
semantics for min() and max().

#define real_min(x,y) ({ typeof((x)) _x = (x); typeof((y)) _y = (y); (_x>_y)?_y:_x; })

#define min(x,y) ({ if strcmp(STRINGIFY(typeof(x)), STRINGIFY(typeof(y))) BUG(); realmin(x,y) })

/me wonders if gcc would manage to optimise that.

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