Makefile changes for symbols

Ronald G. Minnich rminnich at
Fri Oct 22 11:28:39 CEST 2004

On Fri, 22 Oct 2004, Dave Aubin wrote:

>   I don't know if this is your problem or not, but I have seen
> Issues when using #if 0 or #ifdef <something no set> causing 
> Alignment issues.   What you co do is run the file through the
> Pre-procesor to generate output as what the compiler sees and then
> Use this as your source.  Windows .net actuality is the one I've
> Seen this alignment issue with.  That might be it.

I think it's an actual thing a compiler supports or does not. The Xen guy 
was horrified that 8c didn't just support it ... "how do you write 
drivers" etc. 

Here's where I put in some obligatory old-fart reminiscence about V6 C and
how it laid out structs but I'm too tired to do it.


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