[LLVMdev] Exception Implementation Example added to Wiki

OvermindDL1 overminddl1 at gmail.com
Sat Jan 9 05:07:28 PST 2010

On Sat, Jan 9, 2010 at 5:54 AM, Garrison Venn <gvenn.cfe.dev at gmail.com> wrote:
> If the powers at be want this, I could easily transform the source to the LLVM coding standards, and add
> the necessary portable UNIX support--someone else would have to add non-UNIX support although the
> System library probably helps with this. However I'm guessing the LLVM release flux of the exception system,
> along with a lack of universal platform, dwarf JIT support might be a hinderance in such an endeavor. I don't
> know what the current platform boundaries are for either JIT or JIT with dwarf emission, but I do know that
> the LLVM exception design is being reconsidered for future releases (possibly 2.7?).
> Also, as noted in the wiki, please see:
> http://code.google.com/p/tart/ and
> http://www.incasoftware.de/~kamm/projects/index.php/2008/08/19/exception-handling-in-llvmdc-using-llvm/
> for real world implementations. There are many others, as can be seen in the LLVM project page.

I am one such non-unix platform, so if the example does not work for
me, it is still as worthless as bad documentation for note...

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