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SubjectRe: [PATCH/RFC] CodingStyle updates

On Dec 7 2006 15:00, Randy Dunlap wrote:
>> > +but no space after unary operators:
>> > + sizeof ++ -- & * + - ~ ! defined
>> You could mention typeof too, which is a keyword but should be done like
>> sizeof.
> Hm, is that a gcc-ism? It's not listed in the C99 spec.
> Are there other gcc-isms that I should add?

__attribute__(()) perhaps, which is often seen in kernel code.

Do not recognize "typeof" as a keyword, so that code can use this
word as an identifier. You can use the keyword "__typeof__"
instead. -ansi implies -fno-gnu-keywords.

Ergo it's a GNUism/GCCism. As long as <whatever> is used in kernel code,
it should be documented.

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