Re: [PATCH - 2.5.60] JFS no longer compiles with gcc 2.95

From: Andreas Schwab (
Date: Wed Feb 12 2003 - 11:22:29 EST

Dave Kleikamp <> writes:

|> Interesting that the assert() macro in the same file is very similar,
|> but apparently doesn't have the same problem. Do you know if it's tied
|> to the ## operator?

Yes, there is a difference in the handling of ## wrt. varargs macros in
the case of no arguments. Previously the compiler removed everything
before ## upto the next whitespace, whereas it now removes exactly the
last token.


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