Excessive optimization (was Re: what was VMS/OpenVMS written in?)

Richard legalize at xmission.com
Thu Dec 2 17:17:56 CST 2010


In article <1291324333.29855.11.camel at ryoko>,
    Philip Pemberton <classiccmp at philpem.me.uk> writes:

> [...] If the condition is omitted, it is
> assumed to be TRUE.

This is the part I'm trying to find in the standard.  I'd never seen
someone write an infinite loop by *omitting* the condition on a for
loop.  I've seen it written as while (1); or while (1) {}.
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