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--- ais/ai-00170.txt	1998/10/15 17:31:22	1.2
+++ ais/ai-00170.txt	1998/10/16 18:42:43	1.3
@@ -172,3 +172,26 @@
 seems a complete waste of time to me.
 
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+From: 	Robert A Duff[SMTP:bobduff@world.std.com]
+Sent: 	Thursday, October 15, 1998 9:22 PM
+Subject: 	Re: AI-170
+
+Robert says:
+
+> Right now, no compiler I know of allows this to be user specifiable, so
+> worrying hard about making sure that the specification of this, if it
+> *were* allowed would be portable between compilers that *did* allow it
+> seems a complete waste of time to me.
+
+I agree -- it's a waste of time to worry about things that make no
+difference in practise.
+
+I think that instead of assigning somebody to write up this AI, and then
+voting on it, the ARG should decide to classify it as !No Action, and be
+done with it.
+
+- Bob
+
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+

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