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Re: [PATCH][4.3] RFC - Fix PR40141, backport alias fixes around ref-all pointers, backport struct with complex argument passing (i?86, x86_64)


On Fri, May 15, 2009 at 10:34 AM, Richard Guenther <rguenther@suse.de> wrote:
>
> This fixes PR40141, a report for the 4.3 branch that ref-all pointers
> do not work properly. ?This was fixed for 4.4 by me and I am not aware
> of followup issues with the fixes. ?On the other hand the changes are
> not minor - but getting the fallback ref-all case correct seems important.
>
> This also backports the i386 backend part of the fix for PR38151 (I can
> do without that, but then have to remove the testcase checking the
> ref-all fix for i386 varargs).
>
> Bootstrapped and tested on {x86_64,i586,ppc,ppc64,s390,s390x}-linux.
> I have put this into our openSUSE 4.3 package. ?How do people feel
> with this kind of non-trivial changes late in the 4.3 series?
>

I think it is too late and risky for 4.3.

-- 
H.J.


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