Using |inline| in codebase / was: Re: Usage of ANSI-C |const| in X11 code...

Thomas Dickey dickey at
Sat Apr 2 11:29:39 PST 2005

On Sat, Apr 02, 2005 at 09:25:37PM +0200, Roland Mainz wrote:
> Thomas Dickey wrote:
> > On Thu, Mar 31, 2005 at 02:34:31AM +0200, Roland Mainz wrote:
> > > I would prefer if the codebase could be compiled with strict
> > > ANSI-C89 to gurantee maximum portability. If we let it slip now we may
> > 
> > That would be nice, except that the unusal interpretation of "strict"
> > makes it not compile with unistd.h
> What exactly breaks here ?

My point was that (lacking additional #define's to turn on features),
"strict" ANSI-C89 (or C99, etc), turn off the POSIX features.

Thomas E. Dickey
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