[LAD] G++ trouble

Fons Adriaensen fons at linuxaudio.org
Mon Nov 16 13:02:03 CET 2020

On Mon, Nov 16, 2020 at 12:24:10PM +0100, Kjetil Matheussen wrote:

> A common mistake in C is omitting extern when declaring a global
> variable in a header file. If the header is included by several files
> it results in multiple definitions of the same variable.


* I _do_ have 'extern' in the header file, and
* the header file is included in only one .cc file.


Using 'extern' in a _definition_ seems like a contradiction to me...
So for now I assume it's a G++ bug.

Thanks to both of you,


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