[Xfce4-commits] r26470 - in libxfcegui4/trunk: . libxfcegui4
Brian J. Tarricone
bjt23 at cornell.edu
Thu Dec 13 13:34:29 CET 2007
On Thu, 13 Dec 2007 13:26:21 +0100 Benedikt Meurer wrote:
> 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.
That's not how we (I?) have deprecated other modules. But I guess I
don't particularly care all that much either way, so whatever.
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