[LLVMdev] Address Space Casting
David.Tweed at arm.com
Tue Sep 10 06:35:43 PDT 2013
| This patch introduces a new IR instruction named 'addrspacecast' that will be
| used to represent the casting operation between pointers of different address
| spaces. This instruction will represent whatever kind of conversion (potentially
| both value and size of the pointer) and the semantic of the conversion between a
| pair of address spaces is target specific.
Assuming I understand the changes, it's probably with being explicit in this note
that "instruction will represent" means "will be the only reliable means of
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