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You can use any of PIC32 __PIC32 or __PIC32__ - the choice is yours. The three are provided purely because some people are used to using ARCH, some __ARCH and others __ARCH__ from ancient times. Personally I use __ARCH__ as it is more obviously a compiler-defined symbol a opposed to something more local.
My personal underscore / capitalisation preference is:
- __SYMBOL__ = compiler defined
- __SYMBOL = core defined
- _SYMBOL = library or include-local define
- _symBol = Class (library) member variable
- SYMBOL = local or other "normal" program define
- symBol = local or other "normal" program variable
Note that I am a fan of camelCase and think that people who still insist on using Hungarian notation should be shot. usI gulLike bMy uspPrograms ubTo crBe udReadable.
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+1 on people who still insist on using Hungarian notation should be shot.
I do use it from time to time, because I would rather not mix metaphors when maintaining someone elses code.
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