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Re: new __builtin_choose_type (patch)


On Tue, 2001-10-02 at 17:21, mike stump wrote:
> > From: Aldy Hernandez <aldyh@redhat.com>
> > To: gcc@gcc.gnu.org
> > Date: 02 Oct 2001 14:39:09 -0400
> 
> > for the altivec enhancements, we need a way to overload functions in C.
> 
> > for example:
> 
> > 	vec_add(foo, bar)
> 
> You know, with 3 more features, you'll have C++.

yes i know.  i really hate motorola's altivec draft.  the front end
changes are abismal.

i'm just trying to look for a "not as kludgy" way of doing things. 
pretty much anything we do is going to look a little messy.  i just
wanted to keep the mess to a mininmum and perhaps come up with something
that can be used for other things.

> 
> :-)
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Aldy Hernandez					E-mail: aldyh@redhat.com
Professional Gypsy on a Motorcycle
Red Hat, Inc.


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