RFC: Java inliner

Andrew Haley aph@cambridge.redhat.com
Mon Jul 1 11:21:00 GMT 2002

Mark Mitchell writes:
 > The current inliner already has mechanisms for language-specific
 > extensions.  If those can be used, or it can be easily extended so that
 > they can be used, great.

Well I tried, I really did.  But the inliner we have at the moment
uses C-private tree nodes to such an extent that I think it isn't
possible without totally messing up the code.  I could replace every
occurrence of these nodes with macros or function pointers, but the
result would not be pretty.  The real answer in the long term is, of
course, SIMPLE.


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