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Re: [PATCH] Fix type correctness of fold_indirect_ref
On Tuesday 17 May 2005 03:02, Mark Mitchell wrote:
> Anyhow, I can say this with certainty: rewriting the C++ front end to
> make it not use trees is a major undertaking.
Indeed not something I would want to do ;-)
> It has dubious benefits.
> I wouldn't plan on that happenning. Fixing abuses of trees and
> redesigning data structures is much more likely to happen.
We could really use a little help from the C++ front end maintainers
here. One problem that I had, and that Dan also mentioned having,
is just not knowing the gory details of the language and the front
end well enough to know what can be done and how.