C++ name with leading underscore character not Compiling

Václav Haisman v.haisman@sh.cvut.cz
Mon Apr 16 11:08:00 GMT 2007

Dave Korn wrote:
> On 16 April 2007 10:34, Chelton Evans wrote:
>> I believe it is legal to have a C++ variable name with a leading
>>  underscore.
>   No.  All names beginning with an underscore are reserved for the
> implementation.
Nit pick, IIRC only names that start with underscore and capital letter
or that start with double underscores are reserved. Single underscore
and small letter should be available to users.


Vaclav Haisman

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