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From: "A.Appleyard" <A DOT APPLEYARD AT fs2 DOT mt DOT umist DOT ac DOT uk>
To: DJGPP AT SUN DOT SOE DOT CLARKSON DOT EDU
Date: Tue, 6 Jun 1995 09:05:34 BST
Subject: comments

  "Junaid A. Walker" <junaid AT barney DOT eng DOT monash DOT edu DOT AU> wrote (Subject: Re:
fork()/join()):-

> [There is a] Serious lack of comments [in go32 and other djgpp sources].
> This discourages people from working on the code. Most people do like to fix
> code in the extender etc, but become dazzed by the code, with no comments to
> explain what's happening, especially around the extender, which because it
> has so much OS dependent code, is already hard to understand. ...

  Ditto. Big rogerdee on that! Could someone who knows better than I do what
these programs do, PLEASE in spare moments go through go32 and any other
insufficiently commented djgpp sources and add comments so that people can
know what does what?

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