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Re: CVS update: MODIFIED: libsvn_subr ...

From: Greg Stein <gstein_at_lyra.org>
Date: 2001-06-14 21:28:52 CEST

On Thu, Jun 14, 2001 at 11:33:12AM -0400, Greg Hudson wrote:
>...
> > Honestly, I like gstein's new macro system. It's all in one file,
> > and it's very readable. Do you really find it confusing? Do you
> > think it's more likely to cause future coder errors than having
> > tables in two different files?
>
> There's more to a coder's life than reading and modifying code. A
> developer also has to understand how it works, and sometimes follow
> its execution in a debugger. Debuggers are wonderful tools for
> working with C code, but not for cpp code.
>
> But I guess this isn't so bad, since it's only defining a data object.
> (Right?)

Just one data object, yes. "error_table[]"

The stuff needs docco. I simply banged it out as a demonstration of the
concept. I could see a couple ways to clarify the svn_error_codes.h header
file.

I'm off now; I'll leave it to others to install the new system and make
tweaks as necessary. Otherwise, I can deal with it when I return.

Cheers,
-g

-- 
Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/
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