[LLVMdev] Two suggestions for improving LLVM error reporting

Jon Harrop jon at ffconsultancy.com
Sat Jan 9 00:07:09 PST 2010

On Saturday 09 January 2010 06:11:03 Chris Lattner wrote:
> My eventual goal (perhaps for LLVM 3.0) is to eliminate our current
> structural type system altogether.  The benefits are blown away by the
> costs, eventually we should just fix this design mistake.  In the meantime,
> I'm not opposed to adding a Module* to VMCore that type dumping defaults to
> if non-null.

Can you elaborate on this? I'm loving LLVM's structural types and they're 
making my work a lot easier.

Having to come up with names for all of the structural types in my language 
just to satisfy LLVM's new type system would suck...

Dr Jon Harrop, Flying Frog Consultancy Ltd.

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