[m-dev.] for review: new debugger command set (part 1 of 4)
fjh at cs.mu.OZ.AU
Fri Oct 2 17:34:26 AEST 1998
On 01-Oct-1998, Zoltan Somogyi <zs at cs.mu.OZ.AU> wrote:
> BUG FIX: WANT RETURN LAYOUTS
> Add a new pred globals__want_return_layouts, which says whether the
> compiler should generate layout structures for call returns. This pred
> centralizes the several previous copies of the test. One of those
> copies (the one in call_gen) was faulty, leading to a bug: in the
> presence of execution tracing but the absence of accurate gc,
> information about the variables that are live at the call return
> wasn't being gathered properly.
That change looks fine.
(The only glitch was that the relevant change to mercury_compile.m
wasn't labelled as corresponding to this change.)
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