[perl #36407] [BUG] imcc - register allocation

Christoph Otto via RT parrotbug-followup at parrotcode.org
Fri Nov 6 18:59:05 UTC 2009

On Thu Nov 05 00:27:47 2009, chromatic at wgz.org wrote:
> The most recent patch is going to be tricky to get working; one of the
> failures is in t/compilers/imcc/syn/macro.t, test #41.  In specific,
> when the macro gets expanded into the function more than once, it trips
> this identifier redeclaration error.
> We *could* argue that using a macro like this more than once in a
> function is a code smell, but that won't get us very far.

I'm inclined to reject this ticket and postpone work on the issue until
pirc runs into it.

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