[LLVMdev] MC: Object file specific parsing

Daniel Dunbar daniel at zuster.org
Thu Jul 1 13:11:14 PDT 2010

Hi Matt,

After looking at this again I don't think this approach is really
tenable. I'm going to start hacking on an alternate approach, which
should end up with the same result. Please ping me again if you don't
hear anything in a day or two.

 - Daniel

On Mon, Jun 28, 2010 at 12:52 AM, Matt Fleming <matt at console-pimps.org> wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 22, 2010 at 12:26:00AM +0100, Matt Fleming wrote:
>> Hi Daniel,
>> attached is a patch that pushes most of the object file specific parsing
>> out of AsmParser and down into MachOAsmParser. This was done as a
>> cleanup for the ELF work. I know that you're not happy with this
>> approach, particularly the fact that as we add more object file formats
>> and assembler dialects, it's going to cause a class explosion. But I was
>> hoping that we could use this as a foundation for further discussion.
>> Is there anything else about this patch that you don't like, or anything
>> that you think could be done better? What approach would you recommend
>> for solving this problem?
> Does anyone have any comments on this?

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