[cfe-commits] [PATCH] Implements support to run standalone tools

Marshall Clow mclow.lists at gmail.com
Wed Apr 4 10:19:00 PDT 2012

On Apr 4, 2012, at 5:56 AM, Manuel Klimek wrote:

> On Wed, Apr 4, 2012 at 1:14 AM, Douglas Gregor <dgregor at apple.com> wrote:
>> Sent from my iPhone
>> On Mar 30, 2012, at 2:20 AM, Manuel Klimek <klimek at google.com> wrote:
>>> On Thu, Mar 29, 2012 at 5:25 PM, Marshall Clow <mclow.lists at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> 2) runSyntaxOnlyToolOnCode
>>>> I don't understand why "input.cc" is hard wired here.
>>>> Is this just some dummy file name - supposed to be unique?
>>>> Maybe a comment to say what's going on?
>>> Done.
>>> Also, Chandler pointed out that he'd like to see this function renamed
>>> to runToolOnCode, as users of the tooling would want syntax-only runs
>>> to be the default (and not think about it unless they start wondering
>>> how to run code generation as part of a map reduction).
>> I think the name runToolOnCode better, too. Also, how about making the file name a parameter? That way, users can simply provide a different file name if it conflicts or if they want an easy way to say it's code that isn't C++ (e.g, by naming it input.c).
> Changed, and done. Chandler also pointed out that he'd like us to use
> a Twine there, so it's more convenient to use in tests. Let me know if
> you're unhappy about that.
> Also updated the api docs for the mapVirtualFile calls, to document
> the necessity of zero termination.
> Checked it in. Let me know if there's anything urgent that needs
> fixing, otherwise the next step is writing some documentation.

Congratulations - it's been a long road.
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