[Python-Dev] __SC__ #define?
Fred L. Drake, Jr.
Sun, 9 Jul 2000 01:25:50 -0400 (EDT)
Fred L. Drake, Jr. writes:
> Does anyone know the purpose of the __SC__ define that's tested in
> Include/object.h or Objects/floatobject.c? I don't see anywhere in
> the Python sources where it can be set, and those are the only two
> places it gets tested.
> In object.h, it's used to determine the proper definition of
> statichere, and in floatobject.h it's used to determine if an ANSI
> prototype should be used.
Ok, the use in floatobject.c can be removed; if defined, an ANSI
signature was being used, which we want to be doing unconditionally at
this point. So I'm removing the test there.
The use in object.h is more confusing; the log messages are not
terribly useful. If anyone understands this one; I'd appreciate a
pointer. Appearantly (based on the message associated with the
floatobject.c use), the define has something to do with a Macintosh
Fred L. Drake, Jr. <fdrake at beopen.com>
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