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SubjectRe: PROBLEM: please remove reserved word "new" from kernel headers
On Wed, Jul 06, 2005 at 02:26:57AM -0700, Rob Prowel wrote:
> [1.] One line summary of the problem:
> 2.4 and 2.6 kernel headers use c++ reserved word "new"
> as identifier in function prototypes.
This is a FAQ.

1) kernel headers are for kernel use.
2) the kernel is written in C, not C++.
3) if userspace needs those headers, write your own based on the kernel

Do you really think you're the first to notice this since it exists in
2.4 headers?

Good luck,
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