[Bro-Dev] min() and max() problem in util.h

Gregor Maier gregor at icir.org
Wed Nov 24 07:51:18 PST 2010

> Or, I can just replace the min/max function with a macro. However, then
> the problem is, that the expression that's passed to min/max will be
> evaluated twice, which is a problem if it has side effects.....

GCC's typeof() extension can solve this, however, then we'd have
compiler dependent code :-(


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