Typedef with GCC/G++
From: Jeff Mott (mjeff1_at_twcny.rr.com)
Date: 18 Nov 2004 21:46:54 -0800
Given the following example code
struct fubar *
GCC on Windows will compile this fine, but G++ throws an error saying
3: error: conflicting types for 'typedef struct fubar*fubar'
2: error: previous declaration as 'struct fubar'
6: error: conflicting types for 'struct fubar'
3: error: previous declaration as 'typedef struct fubar*fubar'
Now I know I can avoid this error by simply renaming the struct to
something else, but I'd prefer to understand why this is interpreted