Re: [RFC][PATCH] A generic boolean

From: Jan Engelhardt
Date: Thu Jul 20 2006 - 04:08:29 EST

> -Why we wouldn't want it
> -C++ and Java fans will treat bool as a green light to the following
> if (!(flags == true))
> and
> if (!(flags == false))
You can already do that with C. (given a #define true and #define false).
Just add something to CodingStyle like [warning: generalized] "we don't
accept stupid bool logic code".

Jan Engelhardt
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