[PATCH] Fix optimization regression in constant folder

Eric Botcazou ebotcazou@adacore.com
Sat Sep 29 18:43:00 GMT 2007

> I (and Roger in the past) try to get rid of them completely, so introducing
> new dependence on this feature is exactly the opposite what I thought was
> consensus. 

Are you sure about the "completely"?

> [Getting rid of the special size types would also automatically get rid
> of another source of confusion, namely that those special types are
> sign-extended independent of their signedness]

That, I do recall, was an agreed-upon goal.

Eric Botcazou

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