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Re: ICE980331 *2 with egcs-2.91.47 19980710
- To: Jason Merrill <jason at cygnus dot com>
- Subject: Re: ICE980331 *2 with egcs-2.91.47 19980710
- From: Jeffrey A Law <law at cygnus dot com>
- Date: Tue, 14 Jul 1998 20:08:01 -0600
- cc: Martin von Loewis <martin at mira dot isdn dot cs dot tu-berlin dot de>, Franz dot Sirl-kernel at lauterbach dot com, egcs-patches at cygnus dot com
- Reply-To: law at cygnus dot com
In message <email@example.com>you write:
> >>>>> Jeffrey A Law <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > Frankly, I'd prefer to see this function just zero out the whole bloody
> > structure. Presumably we don't do that because this function is time
> > critical for the C++ front end.
> You're too generous. Never assume there's a good reason for bad code. :)
> search.c is mostly very old code, and any cleanup is almost certainly a
> good idea.
I've cleaned it up a little (use bzero to clear the damn node).
Since this isn't time critical, pushing to the right obstack might be
the best thing to do long term instead of using obstack_alloc.