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Re: [Patch, fortran] PR42309 - Problem with a pointer array passed to a subroutine


On Wed, Feb 03, 2010 at 06:08:08PM +0100, Tobias Burnus wrote:
> On 02/03/2010 06:51 AM, Paul Richard Thomas wrote:
> > This is another one of our serious bugs and yet another that can only
> > be properly fixed by array descriptor reform.
> 
> I have to admit that - while I do not like reformitis - I am longing for
> that reform. I think those issues count for about 40% of the serious
> bugs. (Issues of multiple DECL/-fwhole-file is a close second.)
> 

The last time I looked at the f95 meta-bug, all dependent
bugs were listed as waiting for the descriptor rewrite.
Perhaps, this should be the top 4.6 priority after
branching (along with merging the fortran-dev branch).

Paul, did you post a design doc for your vision of this
rewrite?


-- 
Steve


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