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Re: strange bug that doesn't occur in Linux, OpenBSD or ITS
On Mon, Feb 20, 2012 at 3:48 AM, Csaba Raduly wrote:
> On Sun, Feb 19, 2012 at 1:29 AM, Mark Geisert Âwrote:
>> 4. You've coded functions nested inside main(). ÂI haven't seen that practice
>> in C language before but apparently it works. ÂColor me impressed.
> It's a non-portable GCC extension:
An idea borrowed from other languages that allow it. Using
"non-portable" and in this case non-standard methods for C is not
advisable. Those coming after you will curse your name.
Standardization is one key to maintainability.
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