[cfe-dev] Any ABI implications with TargetInfo

Chris Lattner clattner at apple.com
Sat Jul 11 11:19:29 PDT 2009

On Jul 11, 2009, at 6:51 AM, Sebastian Redl wrote:

> AlisdairM(public) wrote:
>> Adding support for char16_t/char32_t will require adding 4 new data  
>> members to TargetInfo, for size and alignment respectively.  Are  
>> there any layout requirements I should be aware of when adding data  
>> members to existing structures?  Should I append these new fields  
>> to the end of the current protected members? Or insert them where  
>> they seem most appropriate, probably immediately following the  
>> wchar_t fields?
> I think as Clang hasn't been formally released yet, we have no ABI to
> conform to.

Right, LLVM in general only provides API compatibility guarantees for  
its C bindings.  C++ APIs can change at any time.


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