From: John Levon <levon@mo...> - 2003-05-09 00:01:16
On Thu, May 08, 2003 at 04:02:10PM +0000, Philippe Elie wrote:
> >- // I hate C++
> >- std::ostream & cout();
> >+ extern std::ostream cout;
> 1) humm why can't we use directly std::cout rather options::cout
How does that work ?
> 2) I'm unsure than extern std::ostream cout; is legal
> 3) by using cout aren't we obfuscating than we don't necessarily
> output to stdout ?
Got a better name ?