global variable y0 conflicts with mathlib, cannot compile minimal C code

When compiling this code

#include <math.h>

double *y0;

int main()
   return 0;

with gcc 13.2.0 from latest debian-sid, I get the following error:

gcc -o a.out proof.c -Wall -lm
proof.c:3:9: error: 'y0' redeclared as different kind of symbol
    3 | double *y0;
      |         ^~
In file included from /usr/include/features.h:490,
                 from /usr/include/x86_64-linux-gnu/bits/libc-header-start.h:33,
                 from /usr/include/math.h:27,
                 from proof.c:1:
/usr/include/x86_64-linux-gnu/bits/mathcalls.h:223:1: note: previous declaration of 'y0' with type 'double(double)'
  223 | __MATHCALL (y0,, (_Mdouble_));
      | ^~~~~~~~~~
make: *** [Makefile:6: proof] Error 1

Note that if I replace *y0 with a different name, e.g. *x0, it does not complain.
Clearly there’s a conflict of names with mathlib, but is this normal? should such kind of conflict be possible or is it a bug?

>Solution :

y0 is the name of a Bessel function implemented in the math library. You should not use this name for a global variable.

Here is a list of the Bessel functions supported by most C math libraries, albeit not part of the C Standard as of C23:

double j0(double);
double j1(double);
double jn(int, double);
double y0(double);
double y1(double);
double yn(int, double);

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