[PATCH] ASTMatcher for Attr

Jacques Pienaar jpienaar at google.com
Thu Aug 21 16:29:36 PDT 2014

Sure I can do that. I'll move it to ArgTypeTraits.

On Thu, Aug 21, 2014 at 4:27 PM, Aaron Ballman <aaron at aaronballman.com>

> On Thu, Aug 21, 2014 at 7:10 PM, Jacques Pienaar <jpienaar at google.com>
> wrote:
> > It is to make the interface a bit easier. The dynamic matcher is at
> runtime
> > where we don't have access to the constants. So the string conversion
> allows
> > referring to attributes via a name instead of raw the enum value.
> Ahh, okay, so this is basically a hard requirement. Ew (in the case of
> attributes). Those enum names are subject to change on a whim. When
> the enum changes, it's trivial to find breakages because the compiler
> will tell you immediately. With the dynamic matchers, that won't be
> the case. Hopefully that's a non-issue. :-)
> Can we implement getAttrKind as a private API within ArgTypeTraits
> instead of making it a public API in Basic?
> ~Aaron

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