Re: [AMBER-Developers] Amber coding standards

From: Volodymyr Babin <>
Date: Mon, 16 Mar 2009 17:34:12 +0000

> In particular, many source files have lines longer than 80 chars, and
> there are many instances of using // to join long strings rather than
> using & to break a single string literal, and many have lines longer
> than 80 characters. One reason to avoid // is that cpp may interpret
> them as a C++ comment. I assume that this is not really a problem, so
> using // to join strings is safe, even though it should not be used to
> break string literals.

I am using a lot of // to overcome "edit descriptors" portability issues.
I have never seen the standard ... what is the proper way to join two
strings then?

Thank you,


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