This is the mail archive of the gcc-patches@gcc.gnu.org mailing list for the GCC project.


Index Nav: [Date Index] [Subject Index] [Author Index] [Thread Index]
Message Nav: [Date Prev] [Date Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next]

Re: parenthesess around constructor class name


On Wed, Feb 14, 2001 at 08:05:06AM -0800, Mark Mitchell wrote:
> >>>>> "Gerald" == Gerald Pfeifer <pfeifer@dbai.tuwien.ac.at> writes:
> 
>     Gerald> On Tue, 13 Feb 2001, Aldy Hernandez wrote:
>     >> yet another silly ansi-ism.  Jason has said it's ok.
>     >> 
>     >> aldy
>     >> 
>     >> 2001-02-08 Aldy Hernandez <aldyh@redhat.com>
>     >> 
>     >> * cp/parse.y (component_constructor_declarator): allow optional
>     >> parenthesess around constructor class name.
> 
>     Gerald> Should this go to the branch as well?
> 
> We should try to follow the guidelines in:
> 
>   http://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc/2001-02/msg00403.html
> 
> as clarified by the various follow-ups.  Does this case meet any of
> these bullets?

nah, although it's a "bugfix", it's really stupid and shouldn't have
any bearing on any "real" c++ code.  It just assuages annoying customers
(and anal testsuites).

btw, the patch won't be lost just because it didn't get put on the 3.0
branch, right?  There will be a merge somewhere down the line, right?

aldy


Index Nav: [Date Index] [Subject Index] [Author Index] [Thread Index]
Message Nav: [Date Prev] [Date Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next]