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From:
Jeff Pinyan
Date:
September 29, 2000 09:16
Subject:
main:: vs main'
Message ID:
Pine.GSO.4.21.0009291215080.5957-100000@crusoe.crusoe.net
The ' synonym for :: is not fully supported:

  *sym = main::;
  *sym = main';
  Bad name after main'.

Is that because ' is deprecated?  Or to stop silly missing-quote mistakes?

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