SIGSEGV in jc1
Sat Apr 21 17:54:00 GMT 2001
On 21 Apr 2001, Per Bothner wrote:
> Tom Tromey <email@example.com> writes:
> > A lot of people run into this. Maybe we should address this before
> > 3.0. Anybody have a suggestion for a fix?
> I seem to remember a discussing about something similar earlier.
> I think we should be lenient about bogus characters in comments,
> at least when the encoding is not explicitly specified. One solution
> may be to ignore iconv errors in comments, except perhaps if
> -pedantic is specified.
I thought iconv was getting run over the whole file before
things were broken up into tokens. How would the compiler know
if an encoding error showed up in a comment, if comments
are not detected until a later stage?
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