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Re: [avr-libc-dev] timer.h

From: E. Weddington
Subject: Re: [avr-libc-dev] timer.h
Date: Mon, 30 Sep 2002 11:14:33 -0600

On 30 Sep 2002 at 10:03, Theodore A. Roth wrote:

> On Mon, 30 Sep 2002, E. Weddington wrote:
> :) > IMHO, it's hard to even make it `complete', since the notion of
> :) > completeness might vary much between different environments. 
> Also, :) > newer ATmegas use different names for the bit descriptions.
> :) > :) That's what conditional compilation is for. ;-)
> Be careful there. Conditional compilation can be dangerous. For
> instance, how to you guarantee that you've tested all the various
> permutations of the conditions? Then there's the fact that it can make
> the code incredibly difficult to read (look at all the confusion
> lately with the _SFR_* macros). Kernighan and Pike's "The Practice of
> Programming" has a good discussion on this (among many excellent
> discussions).

Rendered moot by your excellent suggestion to have it as examples :-)

I *thought* it was deja vu:

So in the same vein, twi.h should be canned too.


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