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    SubjectRe: BUGed to death
    > > No, I meant what happens if BUG() is non-trivial and BUG_ON is a no-op.
    > > I thought it might give an indication of whether time was being lost
    > > evaluating the condition (occurs with BUG and BUG_ON), or mispredicting
    > > the branch (only occurs with BUG).
    > Mmmm. wouldn't that just optimise away the BUG_ONs, but not the BUGs ?
    > Which will tell you something, but I'm not sure anything interesting.
    > My impression is that if I do:
    > if (foo)
    > do {} while (0);
    > the compiler will just ditch the whole thing, and not evaluate foo.
    > I'll admit to not having checked that, but still ....

    Good point. So much for trying to get info without converting a bunch
    of BUG's into BUG_ON's...

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