farmatito at tiscali.it
Mon Mar 20 19:40:09 UTC 2006
On Monday 20 March 2006 18:20, Rob Landley wrote:
> On Monday 20 March 2006 12:06 pm, Aurelien Jacobs wrote:
> > On Mon, 20 Mar 2006 11:07:08 -0500
> > Rob Landley <rob at landley.net> wrote:
> > > On Monday 20 March 2006 2:30 am, Tito wrote:
> > > > On Monday 20 March 2006 00:32, Rob Landley wrote:
> > > > > Adding a comment is nice, but how is #defining a constant just to use
> > > > > it on the next an improvement?
> > > >
> > > > So we know where the magic numbers came from and what they are supposed
> > > > to do...?!
> > > >
> > > > ;-P
> > >
> > > Why wouldn't that fall under the "adding a comment is nice" part?
> > Maybe because that already fall under the "self-documenting code is great"
> > part ;-)
> If that was true, why would you need the comment?
To see where this constants came from so that you don't need to grep
all the kernel source to find them.
> > Aurel
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