[Pdx-pm] "Seems perfectly sensible to me" (was Re: Making web pages that display "working on your request")

alan alan at clueserver.org
Thu Aug 2 18:24:34 PDT 2007

On Thu, 2 Aug 2007, Michael G Schwern wrote:

> Whenever I hear the phrase "seems perfectly sensible to me" come from the
> designer I immediately look for where the designer is allowing the ability to
> see inside the box influencing their thinking about what is and is not sensible.

Why do I keep hearing meowing in the box?

"ANSI C says access to the padding fields of a struct is undefined.
ANSI C also says that struct assignment is a memcpy. Therefore struct
assignment in ANSI C is a violation of ANSI C..."
                                   - Alan Cox

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