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Posted 10 Feb 2011

"if" with no code block parenthesis

, 10 Feb 2011
Always review all changes before submitting them. Especially, if using a global find and replace.


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12 Feb 2011
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Avoid using "if" with no code block parenthesis
17 Feb 2011
Whatever, I agree with you, it would be worse in C / C++ code using macros.Suppose you got a multiline macro like this:#define some_macro \ do_something_1(); \ do_something_2();And using this macro without parenthesis:if(...) some_macro;orfor(...) ...


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