Re: [dev] Local vs global variables

From: Uriel <>
Date: Fri, 6 Nov 2009 19:42:19 +0100

On Fri, Nov 6, 2009 at 6:34 PM, QUINTIN Guillaume
<> wrote:
> Hi all,
> Someone just told me that, when writing C code, one should NOT use ANY
> global variables. He did not tell me to use global variables as few as
> possible, he did tell me to use ABSOLUTELY NO global variables in any
> kind of C code (single program, library, OS kernel, any kind there is
> ...)
> What do you think about that ?

I think that the world is full of morons that have no clue what they
are talking about, most C programmers are no different.

This is nothing new, see the goto witch hunt.

Received on Fri Nov 06 2009 - 18:42:19 UTC

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