Replace static initializers with a proper #define in .h files

Alexandre Julliard julliard at
Sat Sep 14 15:14:16 CDT 2002

Francois Gouget <fgouget at> writes:

> Are defines really better?
> It seemed to me that they had at least one disadvantage: the value is
> duplicated each time the define is used. Hmmm, I just retested and it
> looks as if I was wrong.
> Anyway, what are the pros and cons?

Well, the defines would be better if we could use them, the problem is
that they are not portable at all.

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at

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