Patch for review: java.lang.Class - signers issue

Michael Koch konqueror@gmx.de
Wed Dec 3 14:52:00 GMT 2003


On Wed, Dec 03, 2003 at 02:34:46PM +0000, Andrew Haley wrote:
> Michael Koch writes:
>  > On Wed, Dec 03, 2003 at 02:17:28PM +0000, Andrew Haley wrote:
>  > > Michael Koch writes:
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>  > >  > I wrote the attached two patches to make it possible to compile 
>  > >  > classpath with gcj again. I see these patches as start for a 
>  > >  > discussion of this problem. These patches fix PR/12768 which is a 
>  > >  > regression from 3.3.
>  > > 
>  > > Tom wanted to call the field hack_signers.  I don't know why.  I would
>  > > have thought _Jv_signers a better choice.  However, this should be
>  > > good enough for 3.4.
>  > 
>  > Tom said that the renaming to hack_signers is only a temporary solution
>  > for 3.4.
> 
> I read that.  I still don't know why hack_signers is a suitable name.
> 
>  > In fact someone should implement a better solution for this
>  > problem. My fixes are just a workaround.
> 
> OK.  You'll need to post the compiler part to gcc-patches.

Will do when we have agreed on a name with Tom. ;-)
These patches were only written to start something. I never thought to
apply them as they are.


Michael



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