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Date:	Tue, 7 Oct 2014 13:33:44 -0700
From:	Guenter Roeck <>
To:	David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/1 net-next] af_unix: remove NULL assignment on static

On Tue, Oct 07, 2014 at 04:18:32PM -0400, David Miller wrote:
> From: Fabian Frederick <>
> Date: Tue,  7 Oct 2014 22:16:36 +0200
> > static values are automatically initialized to NULL
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: Fabian Frederick <>
> Isn't there some implementation room given to compilers
> as to the representation of true and false?

Not for true/false.

C99 standard, section 7.16:

The remaining three macros are suitable for use in #if preprocessing
directives. They are


which expands to the integer constant 1,


which expands to the integer constant 0, and

No idea where the NULL comes into the picture, though.

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