[PATCH] Fix PR23794, wrong types from the C++ frontend for COND_EXPRs

Richard Guenther rguenther@suse.de
Thu Aug 17 09:09:00 GMT 2006

On Wed, 16 Aug 2006, Mark Mitchell wrote:

> Richard Guenther wrote:
> > 2005-08-30  Richard Guenther  <rguenther@suse.de>
> > 
> > 	PR c++/23794
> > 	* pt.c (build_non_dependent_expr): Apply implicit conversion
> > 	to conditional of COND_EXPR.
> This should not be necessary.  Expressions in templates *must* be
> allowed to circumvent the type-consistency rules in some cases, so all
> this does is waste memory.  However, the front-end should never call
> fold directly when it might be processing a template; instead it should
> call fold_if_not_in_template.
> The PR says that build_array_ref calls fold (which would be wrong), but
> it looks like it now calls fold_if_not_in_template.
> So, I think this patch is unnecessary, and that this PR should be closed.

Thanks for having a look, I closed the PR.


Richard Guenther <rguenther@suse.de>
Novell / SUSE Labs

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