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Date:   Tue, 21 Nov 2023 12:12:41 -0800
From:   Linus Torvalds <torvalds@...ux-foundation.org>
To:     Nick Terrell <terrelln@...a.com>
Cc:     Nick Terrell <nickrterrell@...il.com>,
        Linux Kernel Mailing List <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>,
        Yann Collet <cyan@...a.com>,
        Kernel Team <kernel-team@...a.com>,
        Giovanni Cabiddu <giovanni.cabiddu@...el.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 2/2] zstd: Backport Huffman speed improvement from upstream

On Tue, 21 Nov 2023 at 11:59, Nick Terrell <terrelln@...a.com> wrote:
>
> W.r.t. do { } while (0), our older Visual Studios CI jobs failed on the
> do { } while (0) macros, because it complained about constant false
> branches.

Wow. That is some truly incompetent compiler people.

I mean, really. As in "Why would you ever use that kind of garbage"
incompetence.

Honestly, any coding rule that includes "don't use the do-while-zero
construct" is actively broken shit.

Please just fix your upstream rules. Because they are incredible garbage.

               Linus

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