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/* ANSI and traditional C compatibility macros
   Copyright 1991, 1992 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
   This file is part of the GNU C Library.

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
(at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the
GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place - Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111-1307, USA.  */

/* ANSI and traditional C compatibility macros

   ANSI C is assumed if __STDC__ is #defined.

   Macro    ANSI C definition Traditional C definition
   -----    ---- - ---------- ----------- - ----------
   PTR            `void *'          `char *'
   LONG_DOUBLE    `long double'           `double'
   VOLATILE `volatile'        `'
   SIGNED   `signed'          `'
   PTRCONST `void *const'           `char *'
   ANSI_PROTOTYPES  1               not defined

   CONST is also defined, but is obsolete.  Just use const.

   DEFUN (name, arglist, args)

      Defines function NAME.

      ARGLIST lists the arguments, separated by commas and enclosed in
      parentheses.  ARGLIST becomes the argument list in traditional C.

      ARGS list the arguments with their types.  It becomes a prototype in
      ANSI C, and the type declarations in traditional C.  Arguments should
      be separated with `AND'.  For functions with a variable number of
      arguments, the last thing listed should be `DOTS'.

   DEFUN_VOID (name)

      Defines a function NAME, which takes no arguments.

   obsolete --     EXFUN (name, (prototype))    -- obsolete.

      Replaced by PARAMS.  Do not use; will disappear someday soon.
      Was used in external function declarations.
      In ANSI C it is `NAME PROTOTYPE' (so PROTOTYPE should be enclosed in
      parentheses).  In traditional C it is `NAME()'.
      For a function that takes no arguments, PROTOTYPE should be `(void)'.

    PARAMS ((args))

      We could use the EXFUN macro to handle prototype declarations, but
      the name is misleading and the result is ugly.  So we just define a
      simple macro to handle the parameter lists, as in:

            static int foo PARAMS ((int, char));

      This produces:  `static int foo();' or `static int foo (int, char);'

      EXFUN would have done it like this:

            static int EXFUN (foo, (int, char));

      but the function is not external...and it's hard to visually parse
      the function name out of the mess.   EXFUN should be considered
      obsolete; new code should be written to use PARAMS.

    For example:
      extern int printf PARAMS ((CONST char *format DOTS));
      int DEFUN(fprintf, (stream, format),
              FILE *stream AND CONST char *format DOTS) { ... }
      void DEFUN_VOID(abort) { ... }
*/

#ifndef     _ANSIDECL_H

#define     _ANSIDECL_H 1


/* Every source file includes this file,
   so they will all get the switch for lint.  */
/* LINTLIBRARY */


#if defined (__STDC__) || defined (_AIX) || (defined (__mips) && defined (_SYSTYPE_SVR4)) || defined(WIN32)
/* All known AIX compilers implement these things (but don't always
   define __STDC__).  The RISC/OS MIPS compiler defines these things
   in SVR4 mode, but does not define __STDC__.  */

#define     PTR         void *
#define     PTRCONST    void *CONST
#define     LONG_DOUBLE long double

#define     AND         ,
#define     NOARGS            void
#define     CONST       const
#define     VOLATILE    volatile
#define     SIGNED            signed
#define     DOTS        , ...

#define     EXFUN(name, proto)            name proto
#define     DEFUN(name, arglist, args)    name(args)
#define     DEFUN_VOID(name)        name(void)

#define PROTO(type, name, arglist)  type name arglist
#define PARAMS(paramlist)           paramlist
#define ANSI_PROTOTYPES             1

#else /* Not ANSI C.  */

#define     PTR         char *
#define     PTRCONST    PTR
#define     LONG_DOUBLE double

#define     AND         ;
#define     NOARGS
#define     CONST
#ifndef const /* some systems define it in header files for non-ansi mode */
#define     const
#endif
#define     VOLATILE
#define     SIGNED
#define     DOTS

#define     EXFUN(name, proto)            name()
#define     DEFUN(name, arglist, args)    name arglist args;
#define     DEFUN_VOID(name)        name()
#define PROTO(type, name, arglist) type name ()
#define PARAMS(paramlist)           ()

#endif      /* ANSI C.  */

#endif      /* ansidecl.h     */

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