[m-dev.] for review: line numbers in interface files

David Glen JEFFERY dgj at cs.mu.OZ.AU
Tue May 11 11:53:44 AEST 1999

On 10-May-1999, Zoltan Somogyi <zs at cs.mu.OZ.AU> wrote:
> compiler/modules.m:
> 	Do not put line numbers into the generated interface files,
> 	even if the --line-numbers option is on. If we do, then even
> 	a change to a source file that does not materially affect the
> 	module's interface may cause other modules to be recompiled,
> 	because the line numbers in the interface file may change.

Looks good to me.

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