[cfe-commits] [Patch] Fix crasher during failed template deduction of derived class

Richard Trieu rtrieu at google.com
Tue Oct 9 17:05:48 PDT 2012

On Tue, Oct 9, 2012 at 5:04 PM, Richard Trieu <rtrieu at google.com> wrote:

> The following code causes a crash:
> template<typename T> class vector2 {};
> template<typename T> class vector : vector2<T> {};
> template<typename T> void Foo(vector<const T*> V) {}
> void test() {
>   Foo(vector<int*>());
> }
> Once template deduction fails in vector, it tries again with with the base
> class vector2 and also fails, but with a different status.  However, the
> TemplateDeductionInfo is updated, but the old status is kept.  This leads
> to an assert later when the diagnostic is produced.  This patch introduces
> a temporary TemplateDeductionInfo to capture the information from the base
> class template deduction, and only overrides the old info if the template
> deduction is successful.

Oops.  And here's the patch.
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