[RFA v3] Allow cygwin native to compile with --enable-64-bit-bfd

Christopher Faylor cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please@sourceware.org
Thu Dec 6 09:23:00 GMT 2007


On Mon, Dec 03, 2007 at 04:17:14PM +0100, Pierre Muller wrote:
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: gdb-patches-owner@sourceware.org [mailto:gdb-patches-
>> owner@sourceware.org] On Behalf Of Daniel Jacobowitz
>> Sent: Sunday, December 02, 2007 5:00 AM
>> To: gdb-patches@sourceware.org
>> Cc: Pierre Muller
>> Subject: Re: [RFA v2] Allow cygwin native to compile with --enable-64-
>> bit-bfd
>> 
>> On Sat, Dec 01, 2007 at 09:43:11PM -0500, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> > I'd like to get opinions from other maintainers on the use of a macro
>> > for this case.  I don't like seeing unexplained double casts like
>> this
>> > and I think a macro could make it clearer.
>> >
>> > Daniel were you implying that you would just tolerate a macro here or
>> > do you think it's an ok idea.
>> 
>> I'm very familiar with this idiom, so the double cast stands out when
>> I see it.  If there were a macro I'd have to go figure out whether it
>> was doing something more subtle.  I'd write it this way, but not
>> complain if someone else wrote it differently.
>> 
>> > >2007-11-28  Pierre Muller  <muller@ics.u-strasbg.fr>
>> > >
>> > >	*win32-nat.c: Allow compilation if CORE_ADDR is 8 byte long.
>> > >	Add "gdb_stdint.h" dependency required for uintptr_t type use.
>> 
>> Added includes -> update Makefile.in.  Tom's been working on automatic
>> dependencies for GCC.  Maybe we can do something similar for GDB
>> soon...
>
> I modified the patch to add the change to Makefile.in.
>
>
>  After checking again that there was
>no change to the testsuite. 
>
>OK to commit?

Ok.

cgf



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