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Re: [patch] Fix pr23046


On Mon, Sep 19, 2005 at 04:18:06PM -0400, Richard Kenner wrote:
> If the subtype has TYPE_PRECISION of 8, it begs the question of why have
> TYPE_PRECISION *at all* if it's always equal to GET_MODE_BITSIZE (TYPE_MODE)).

But it isn't.  We set it to 3 for bit fields, where we *require*
exactly those semantics.  You don't require them for subtypes,
as far as I can tell.


r~


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