Inline Assembler bug fixes
NilsLankila at gmx.us
Sat Aug 29 10:48:19 UTC 2020
On Saturday, 29 August 2020 at 06:36:03 UTC, Walter Bright wrote:
> The inline assembler is a surprisingly compact piece of code
> for what it does, but is overly complex. It's also not used
> that much, so it has tended to be neglected, and bug reports
> have slowly accumulated for it. Some were 10 years old.
> But, once one figures out how it works, might as well go
> through the bug list for iasm and see what can be done about
> I'm happy to report that it has been whittled down to 3:
> https://issues.dlang.org/show_bug.cgi?id=12635 - the
> description is a little vague and I can't determine what the
> issue actually is
> https://issues.dlang.org/show_bug.cgi?id=12878 - this one is a
> bit complicated to fix, but fortunately isn't critical
> https://issues.dlang.org/show_bug.cgi?id=15242 - an enhancement
> request, not a bug
> The list:
> My apologies to those who have been suffering waiting for these
> Happy Assembling!
Thanks, that was a nice initiative.
There's another remaining one actually :
It's about accessing global variable with -fPIC enabled. I
believe this should work using RIP (https://godbolt.org/z/a18vnj)
but this is not the case.
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