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Re: [PING] Function versioning and IPCP extension


On Wed, Jul 27, 2005 at 02:58:12PM +0300, Razya Ladelsky wrote:

> The functionality of create_tmp_var_name is not enough.
> We need to add code that replaces non-alphanumeric characters
> with the character '_'.
> For instance operator<< should be replaced with operator__.
> 
Yes, I can see what the function does.  I need to understand
"why".  Are you exporting these names to the debug info and need
only alphanumeric characters to not confuse the debugger, or
something?

> For the moment versioning code uses inlining code and shares the same 
> restrictions.
> This is due to the way in which versioning is currently implemented.
> 
> Basically almost every function could be versioned, and versioning should 
> have its
> own criteria.
>
If you need to untie yourself from the inlining code, then let's
do that.  How much extra work would that be?  If necessary, you
could do it as a follow-up patch.


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