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From: Tom Tromey <>
To: Daniel Jacobowitz <>
Cc: Ian Lance Taylor <>, Frysk List <>
Subject: Re: Roadmap beginnings
Date: Mon, 14 Jul 2008 18:04:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <> (Daniel Jacobowitz's message of "Mon\, 14 Jul 2008 13\:33\:55 -0400")

>>>>> "Daniel" == Daniel Jacobowitz <> writes:

Ian> I don't know if this counts as "expression parsing," but the most
Ian> obvious problems that I encounter are the difficulties in working with
Ian> STL objects.  Given "std::vector<T> v", I can't do "print v[0]".
Ian> Given "std::vector<T>::iterator p", I can't do "print *p".  That is
Ian> minimal required functionality for good C++ debugging.  This needs to
Ian> work smoothly for STL types and for user defined types.

Daniel> Right.  This is not the expression parsing quagmire - it's definitely
Daniel> bugs that need to be fixed, but the solutions are (should be) pretty
Daniel> simple.

I thought operator overloading did not work, but a simple test case
shows that it actually does.  And, I can at least print elements of a
std::vector<int> using "p v[3]", and "p *it" works for an iterator of
this vector.

Hmm.  This is much better than I remember.


  reply	other threads:[~2008-07-14 18:04 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 19+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-07-11 19:53 Tom Tromey
2008-07-11 20:56 ` Jan Kratochvil
2008-07-11 21:37   ` Tom Tromey
2008-07-11 21:54     ` Daniel Jacobowitz
2008-07-11 23:11   ` Kris Van Hees
2008-07-11 21:53 ` Daniel Jacobowitz
2008-07-14 16:34   ` Tom Tromey
2008-07-14 16:45     ` Daniel Jacobowitz
2008-07-14 16:58       ` Phil Muldoon
2008-07-14 17:09         ` Daniel Jacobowitz
2008-07-14 17:19     ` Ian Lance Taylor
2008-07-14 17:34       ` Daniel Jacobowitz
2008-07-14 18:04         ` Tom Tromey [this message]
2008-07-14 18:12           ` Daniel Jacobowitz
2008-07-14 18:11         ` Ian Lance Taylor
2008-07-14 17:35       ` Tom Tromey
2008-07-14 18:13         ` Ian Lance Taylor
2008-07-22 20:29   ` Debugger Work (Was: Roadmap beginnings) Tom Tromey
2008-07-11 22:48 ` Roadmap beginnings Phil Muldoon

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