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RE: nonstandard assumptions in the code
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-openldap-devel@OpenLDAP.org
> [mailto:owner-openldap-devel@OpenLDAP.org]On Behalf Of Kurt D. Zeilenga
> At 11:01 AM 5/30/2003, Hallvard B Furuseth wrote:
> >Here are the nonstandard assumptions I have found.
> >Do anyone know any others?
> >* can cast 'int' to 'void *' and back
> > (at least back-shell)
K&R C 2nd Edition, p.199 "An object of integral type may be explicitly
converted to a pointer. The mapping always carries a sufficiently wide
integer converted from a pointer back to the same pointer..."
Apparently this is a moot point now that you've axed the back-shell abandon
But as far as I can see, this was a false alarm.
-- Howard Chu
Chief Architect, Symas Corp. Director, Highland Sun
Symas: Premier OpenSource Development and Support