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Re: [Xen-devel] debugging frustration

> Also, is there a reason that not having DEBUG in turns dprintf into do
> {} while(0) instead of just turning into ""

It makes the macro behave more like a proper statement.  e.g.  If we try to 

if ( 1 == 2 debug_print("foo!") )


It won't compile, even if debugging is switched off.  If we just did "#define 
debug_print(...)" then this would compile and we'd only notice the error when 
debugging was switched on.

That's a quite contrived example but basically it keeps the developers 
honest ;-)


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