[Xfce4-commits] r26470 - in libxfcegui4/trunk: . libxfcegui4

Benedikt Meurer benedikt.meurer at unix-ag.uni-siegen.de
Thu Dec 13 13:26:21 CET 2007

Nick Schermer wrote:
> 2007/12/13, Brian J. Tarricone <bjt23 at cornell.edu>:
>> When you deprecate stuff, please don't #ifndef out the gobject cast
>> #defines or the struct typedefs.  This will make code using those
>> classes fail to compile.  The idea of doing the #ifndef is to cause the
>> compiler to throw warnings, not error out.  To catch these as a 'hard
>> fail', you'd use the gcc -Werror flag.
> Well I looked in Gtk, there they put the GTK_DISABLE_DEPRECATED
> #ifndef and #endif at the start and end of the entire header file,
> when the whole object is deprecated.
> http://svn.gnome.org/viewvc/gtk%2B/trunk/gtk/gtklist.h?revision=12634&view=markup
> The when the user defined XFCE_DISABLE_DEPRECATED the compilation
> should fail because the functions/structure etc are not there anymore.

It's done correctly, indeed.

> Nick


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