Re: Question about style when converting from K&R to ANSI C.

From: Larry McVoy (
Date: Sun Jun 01 2003 - 11:11:33 EST

On Sun, Jun 01, 2003 at 09:04:22AM -0700, Jonathan Lundell wrote:
> The reason I've liked this format is that it gives me a quick and
> universal way to find *specific* functions with vi or grep, by
> searching for "^function_name(".

Exactly. I thought of making that point in my original posting and
figured everyone would tell me to use tags and I didn't want to have
to remember all the other reasons I wanted this.

It really is nice knowing that "^function_name(" is the definition.

Larry McVoy              lm at
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