Patch for g++

Mark Mitchell
Wed Oct 4 08:49:00 GMT 2000

>>>>> "Richard" == Richard Henderson <> writes:

    Richard> On Tue, Oct 03, 2000 at 09:03:47PM -0700, Mark Mitchell
    Richard> wrote:
    >> I think the questions about `$' are valid, but your explanation
    >> about `.' makes sense, and your belief that platforms that
    >> don't like `$' already don't work with Java makes this seem
    >> like a non-issue for now.

    Richard> One possible solution is to make the C++ front end handle
    Richard> the re-mangling.  If -fdollars-in-identifiers, and
    Richard> NO_DOLLAR_IN_LABEL, then try "." or _u24 (or whatever the
    Richard> new mangling scheme is thinking of doing with \uXXXX
    Richard> characters).

That sounds eminently reasonable.

Mark Mitchell         
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