script for `unincluding' header files (was Re: Patches to the FAQ and the fatal error messages for guiding bug-reports better)

Alexandre Oliva
Tue Aug 25 13:18:00 GMT 1998

Robert Lipe <> writes:

>> +   <li>Preprocessed output of the source file that caused the compiler error
>> + </ul>

> I have mixed feelings about this, having just earlier in the day
> corrected a testcase bug that was a direct result of this.  OTOH, it's
> probably easier for us to deprocess (that's the opposite of preprocess :-) 
> the system headers back out of the file than it would be for us to
> get users to synthesize reduced testcases....

I have written this script a while ago.  Should I install it in the
contrib directory?

Alexandre Oliva
Universidade Estadual de Campinas, SP, Brasil
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