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Re: Patch to deprecate casts as lvalues for C


Alexandre Oliva <aoliva@redhat.com> writes:

> On Oct 20, 2003, "Zack Weinberg" <zack@codesourcery.com> wrote:
>
>> You have to get obstack.h sorted out with upstream before you can
>> check in the changes to c-typeck.c.
>
> Err...  Wouldn't adding the deprecation warnings as early as possible
> actually a good thing to reach more people regarding this forthcoming
> change?

I'm worried about people getting the warning (possibly promoted to an
error, as it is for gcc internal use) and not knowing how to patch it;
the code in obstack.h is nonobvious.  I'm also worried about
divergence from the master sources.

zw


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