[cfe-dev] Libclang visitChildren does not properly handle aborting the visit

Nikola Smiljanic popizdeh at gmail.com
Sun May 3 20:38:48 PDT 2015

Can you please open a new bug at https://llvm.org/bugs/. Providing a
standalone minimal example that demonstrates the problem will generally
speed things up.

On Thu, Apr 9, 2015 at 7:34 PM, palparni <palparni at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi All,
> I found that CursorVisitor::VisitChildren() does not properly honor the
> user's request to break the visiting by returning CXChildVisit_Break from
> the visitor callback. This can be a problem in certain scenarios, like when
> there is an out of memory error and the user wants to abort the visiting
> immediately.
> The block of code causing the problem seems to be the following:
> // Walk the preprocessing record.
> if (CXXUnit->getPreprocessor().getPreprocessingRecord())
>   visitPreprocessedEntitiesInRegion();
> which as far as I can tell needs to be changed based on how other visiting
> calls are made (to stop the 'for' loop):
> if (CXXUnit->getPreprocessor().getPreprocessingRecord())
>   if (visitPreprocessedEntitiesInRegion())
>     return true;
> Thank you,
> Alpar
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