Re: [RFC][PATCH] A generic boolean

From: Peter Williams
Date: Wed Jul 19 2006 - 19:51:24 EST

ricknu-0@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
Citerar Alexey Dobriyan <adobriyan@xxxxxxxxx>:
Please, show compiler flag[s] to enable warning[s] from gcc about

_Bool foo = 42;

Until you do that the whole activity is moot.
On it...

Would not the compiler treat 42 as a Boolean expression (as opposed to an integer expression) that evaluates to true and set foo accordingly. I.e. there's only a problem here if foo ends up with the value 42 instead of the value true.

Peter Williams pwil3058@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx

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