[LLVMdev] PointerType API Change

Anton Korobeynikov asl at math.spbu.ru
Sun Dec 16 22:22:12 PST 2007


> The API for getting PointerType objects has just changed to make
> Embedded C address space information explicit. The old semantics of
> PointerType::get() now apply to PointerType::getUnqual(), which
> returns a pointer in the generic address space. PointerType::get() now
> requires both a type and an address space.
What is the reason of such change?

With best regards, Anton Korobeynikov.

Faculty of Mathematics & Mechanics, Saint Petersburg State University.

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