[PATCH] Fix PR86321

Janne Blomqvist blomqvist.janne@gmail.com
Fri Jun 29 18:50:00 GMT 2018

On Thu, Jun 28, 2018 at 12:16 PM, Richard Biener <rguenther@suse.de> wrote:

> The fortran FE creates array descriptor types via build_distinct_type_copy
> which ends up re-using the TYPE_FIELDs chain of FIELD_DECLs between
> types in different type-variant chains.  While that seems harmless
> in practice it breaks once we try to generate C-like debug info for
> it because dwarf2out doesn't expect such sharing to occur (and I
> wouldn't be surprised of other odd behavior elsewhere that simply
> doesn't manifest in a as fatal way as PR86321).
> We generate C-like debug info when you use LTO and -g0 at compile-time
> and -g at link-time (that's the way targets w/o debug-copy implementation
> end up wired).  For non-LTO we avoid directly generating debug for
> the array descriptor types by detecting them via a langhook.
> The solution seems to be to adhere to the invariant that TYPE_FIELDs
> (and thus FIELD_DECL) sharing is only valid between variant types
> and their main variant.  Thus, copy the chain.
> Bootstrap / regtest pending on x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu.
> I suppose verify_type () could check proper ownership of the
> But I guess this may break in different ways.  Honza - did you
> originally try to verify that?  It currently says
>       for (tree fld = TYPE_FIELDS (t); fld; fld = TREE_CHAIN (fld))
>         {
>           /* TODO: verify properties of decls.  */
>           if (TREE_CODE (fld) == FIELD_DECL)
>             ;
> ...
> OK for trunk?

Ok, thanks for the patch, and to Dominique for testing!

Janne Blomqvist

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