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Re: Turnaround upgrade in mi2
On Sun, Jan 10, 2010 at 06:34:18PM +0000, Dave Korn wrote:
> I have a vague memory that the difference is how asynchronous output from
> the inferior is presented in the output stream, and that the difference was
> enough to make it impossible to unambiguously parse an mi stream without
> knowing which one you were dealing with in advance. Sorry, I have no
> reference, but I'm sure there was a sane reason, I think it was to do with the
> output format and its parseability, and so it wouldn't have been just because
> new commands were added.
Yes. There were also some fixes to existing commands, like using a
tuple instead of a list. It had nothing to do with new commands.