[PATCH] Outwit compiler dead code elimination in break.exp test

Elena Zannoni ezannoni@redhat.com
Mon Dec 1 15:46:00 GMT 2003


Fred Fish writes:
 > >  > 	Emit bp_locationNN markers in pass
 > >  > 	and fail messages instead of line numbers.
 > >
 > > Why this? The line numbers were not really hardcoded.
 > 
 > Generally I believe you should not emit values in the pass/fail
 > messages that are subject to change, such as addresses, line numbers,
 > etc.  This way you can diff successive summary files without seeing
 > spurious differences.
 > 
 > However I can revert that part of the patch if that is an issue.

If the pass/fil messages are unique within the .exp files, then ok.

 > 
 > -Fred
 > 



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