[RFA] testsuite/gdb.c++/ref-types.exp: use runto

Daniel Berlin dberlin@cygnus.com
Fri Mar 16 15:49:00 GMT 2001


On Fri, 16 Mar 2001, Michael Snyder wrote:

> Daniel Berlin wrote:
> > 
> > On Sat, 17 Mar 2001, Peter.Schauer wrote:
> > 
> > > If you look at the CVS history of these tests, you will note that not all of
> > > those tests were XFAIL'ed in the past.
> > >
> > > gdb-4.17/gcc-2.8.1 handled most of these tests just fine, and they got
> > > broken by the HP snowball, so it's not simply a matter of old-abi.
> > 
> > The C++ ABI has changed since 2.8.1 (3 times since then, IIRC), in ways
> > that break gdb.
> 
> When are we going to stop doing that???
> 

The 3.0 ABI will be around for a *long* time. It's been agreed to by 
multiple vendors (It's also the official C++ ABI for IA64), so it's not 
really going to change for a long time.
--Dan



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