[lldb-dev] DWARF language vendor extensions

Colin Riley colin at codeplay.com
Wed Apr 1 05:23:37 PDT 2015

On 01/04/2015 13:04, Abid, Hafiz wrote:
> Hi Colin,
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: lldb-dev-bounces at cs.uiuc.edu [mailto:lldb-dev-bounces at cs.uiuc.edu]
>> On Behalf Of Colin Riley
>> Sent: 01 April 2015 09:42
>> To: lldb-dev at cs.uiuc.edu
>> Subject: [lldb-dev] DWARF language vendor extensions
>> Hey folks,
>> I'm wanting to add a LanguageType enum entry which is a vendor extension.
>> What are the thoughts on this? Should I go along the lines of adding it's
>> name eLanguageTypeExt* as a way to differentiate against official supported
>> languages in the DWARF spec?
> Please use the enum value from the range 0x8000-0xffff to avoid a possible future conflict.
>> In the medium-term future this language may get a real ID - hence why the Ext being in there may be wise.
> I think the period for submission of new proposals in Dwarf5 has ended. So it may have to go in next.
> Thanks,
> Abid
Hey Abid,

Yeah, it's missed dwarf5 submission. Do you agree with the Ext in the 
language name enum? The enum i'd want to add is 
eLanguageTypeExtRenderScript, value 0x8e57


- Colin Riley
Games Technology Director

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