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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] streq()
    Followup to:  <Pine.LNX.4.44.0209240731060.8824-100000@localhost.localdomain>
    By author: Ingo Molnar <>
    In newsgroup:
    > we should do something about these. list_add() is hard, while we could
    > introduce a separate type for list heads, there are some valid uses of
    > non-head list_add(). But perhaps those could be separated out.

    A very, very long time ago, back in the 0.99.14 days, we actually
    tried to switch to using a C++ compiler to compile the kernel, so we
    could guarantee type-safe linkage. g++ sucked back then, so the
    experiment was abandoned, but I don't know if there would be interest
    in trying again.

    <> at work, <> in private!
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