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Re: setup

On Jul  2 23:03, Achim Gratz wrote:
> Corinna Vinschen writes:
> > (*) This puzzles me a bit.  You're keeping arrays and lists in terms of
> > the file suffix (setup_ext, setup_ext_list), but you don't use the
> > information here and elsewhere.
> THat vector is a relatively late addition to the code when the rest was
> already using literals as before.  It's something that I want to clean
> up, but not necessarily right now.  As you noted, I'd probably need to
> use a more structured data type.
> > I'd prefer /* */ for multiline comments, but that's used pretty
> > inconsistently anyway, so, never mind.
> If you insistâ but setup is C++ and not C anyway.

Not so much insisting, just a wish.

> > The existing code is inconsistently formatted, but for new code it would
> > be nice if we could try to be more consistent.  Always prepend a space
> > to a left parenthesis, please.
> I'll check that.
> > Sorry if that's a lot.  It just occured to me while reading your code.
> > I'm not adamant about the structural change I outlined above, but to
> > me it seems better to do it that way.  What do you think?
> It will just have to wait a bit, I think.  But yes, these are all good
> suggestions.

Cool.  If you want to check in the current state (plus formatting
tweaks), feel free.  It would just be nice if you would consider
to make the structural changes at one point.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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