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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
	switch(foo) {
	case 1:
		blah();  /* no "break;" */
	case 2:
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.


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