[LLVMdev] PointerType API Change
gordonhenriksen at mac.com
Sun Dec 16 23:01:44 PST 2007
On 2007-12-17, at 01:22, Anton Korobeynikov wrote:
>> 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?
The rationale is in this thread from llvm-commits:
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