PHP sucks dick through a straw

Nicholas Clark nick at
Fri Jan 12 11:50:57 GMT 2007

On Fri, Jan 12, 2007 at 11:28:52AM +0000, Peter Corlett wrote:

> although given how many FOSS projects provide page upon page of gcc
> warnings, I suspect that they're not taken notice off nearly as often as
> they ought to be.

For everything wrong with perl, the core's source code will compile with
almost no warnings. Curiously perl's source is clean enough to compile with
gcc with -ansi -pedantic, whereas most operating system headers are not
(including Solaris!)

Nicholas Clark

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