sasc re-write

Jeroen Ruigrok/asmodai asmodai at
Mon Jan 17 22:27:08 PST 2005

-On [20050118 05:02], David Cuthbert (dacut at xxxxxxxxx) wrote:
>Heh... this is one of those areas where there seem to be two distinct 
>camps with little grey area. :-) For the record, I'm in the "Thou shalt 
>not use an integral value as the result in thy boolean test" camp with 
>Diane here.  Zero meaning false, non-zero meaning true is merely a 
>convention (which is simple to grasp and not as error-prone as many 
>other conventions, admittedly, but still a convention).

I think that this says enough:


Successful calls never set errno; once set, it remains until another error
occurs.  It should only be examined after an error.

Jeroen Ruigrok van der Werven <asmodai(at)> / asmodai / kita no mono
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