Re: Tabs v.s. spaces
(This is waaay off-topic but what the heck, I'll keep going...)
On Wed, Nov 19, 2003 at 08:08:51AM -0800, Steve Lamb wrote:
| Cameron Patrick wrote:
| >Nope, no fall-through in that one, so it doesn't help. It /is/ nifty
| >though :-)
| Uh, there was a fall through there. Notice that if x has a value that
| isn't in the dictionary the if will fall through to the else.
I meant fall through in the sense that
blah(); /* no "break;" */
will run blurgh() if foo==1 or foo==2.
The original poster was talking about Duff's device:
which relies on this (and other foul properties of C's switch/case) to
unroll a loop.