Re: babl docs

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On 09/30/2010 01:02 AM, Øyvind Kolås wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 20, 2010 at 12:49 AM, Rupert Weber<gimp@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>  wrote:
>> More questions...
>> 1. C standard
>> The docs state "ANSI C" as a feature. Is that actually meant in the
>> strict sense of C89, not C99? Does that hold for (babl-)extensions as
>> well? I'm specifically thinking about inline and inttypes.h.
> GIMP tends to claim C89 compatibility; we shouldnt assume more modern
> language standard than GIMP does.

Hi Øyvind

What problems do you expect us to get if we begin to rely on an 11 year 
old standard instead of a 21 year old standard?

At what time has enough time passed for us to feel comfortable using the 
improvements in C99?

  / Martin


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