$ in identifiers -- poll

David Herron, NPR Lover david at ukma.UUCP
Fri Dec 28 16:39:45 AEST 1984

I've got some bad news.  Using "entry" to mark external
identifiers that have bad names seems (on the surface) to
be a bad idea.  However entry is not in the standard as 
a reserved word (this was as of Oct. 17).  So it would
have to be added.

I have never heard of a C compiler that uses it.  Are there

David Herron.

More information about the Comp.lang.c mailing list