[cfe-commits] [PATCH] Allow redeclaring a function in an inner scope with different default arguments

John McCall rjmccall at apple.com
Mon Mar 12 13:14:57 PDT 2012

On Mar 12, 2012, at 3:41 AM, James Molloy wrote:
> Hi John,
> Attached is a slightly modified version of the patch.
>> I would prefer to only compute this when there's actually a default
> argument
>> on the old declaration.  It should be easy enough to just pass down the
> scope
>> of the new declaration.
> I have done this.
>> This doesn't seem to be right.  We should be ignoring the default argument
>> in other scopes regardless of whether the new declaration has a default
>> argument.
> While I originally agreed with you on this, I was at home, didn't have the
> patch available and couldn't see that actually the patch *does* actually do
> the right thing. I have added an extra testcase however as this behaviour is
> not currently tested. See i() in SemaCXX/default1.cpp.
>> Also, don't we need to look for previous declarations that *are* in the
> same
>> scope and make sure we use their default arguments?  
> Again, this wasn't tested but does do the right thing. I've added a testcase
> into CodeGenCXX/default-arguments.cpp based on the snippet you posted.
> Is this OK now?

Yeah, looks good.  Thanks!


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