RFC: BC-ABI and Old Verifier

Andrew Haley aph@redhat.com
Mon Jan 10 15:49:00 GMT 2005


Ranjit Mathew writes:
 > Andrew Haley wrote:
 > > 
 > > It's far better simply to revert the old verifier to pre-merge.
 > 
 > I bootstrapped by reverting verify.c to revision 1.66
 > (pre-BC-ABI-merge) on i686-pc-linux-gnu.
 > 
 > The good news is that it was successful and didn't produce
 > any new failures. It also converted the current ICE in PR5537
 > to the old verification error.
 > 
 > The bad news is that the following XPASSes disappeared:
 > 
 >   XPASS: pr13107_3 compilation from bytecode
 >   XPASS: pr13107_3 -O3 compilation from bytecode
 > 
 > Shall I still go ahead?

I think so.  Thos tests only passed because the warning was suppressed.

Andrew.



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