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Re: bug report : -save-temps and stdin


On Mon, Oct 29, 2012 at 11:19 AM, Jonathan Wakely <jwakely.gcc@gmail.com> wrote:
> On 29 October 2012 09:25, Mike  Dupont wrote:
>> Well in this case, what about a random temp file name? tmpfile ?
>> something with the timestamp as well.
>> I would like to have those files if possible. would that be acceptable?
>
> Why not just write the source to the temp file then invoke GCC on it?
Well I considered that. It would be a trivial change to the glibc
makefile, in many places.

> Why add that into GCC itself when it's trivial to do externally?
well i thought it might be a useful feature, what about allowing the
user to speficy the filename and if it is missing, then we can abort?



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