nqp broken -- missing get_pointer().

Andy Dougherty doughera at lafayette.edu
Wed Sep 21 21:16:33 UTC 2011


On Wed, 21 Sep 2011, Brian Gernhardt wrote:

> 
> On Sep 21, 2011, at 4:08 PM, Andy Dougherty wrote:
> 
> > It appears that parrot/master no longer builds nqp/master.  Here are
> > the relevant error messages from an attempt to build nqp:
> 
> parrot just merged the beginnings of a branch intended to clean up our 
> default VTABLES.  This has the unfortunate effect of breaking NQP.  The 
> needed fixes are contained in nqp/kill-useless-defaults.

Oh.  I thought the plan for such incompatible changes was to make the new 
way available, transition HLLs to use the new way, and then remove the old 
way.  I thought the merge would wait till NQP was updated. I guess not.

-- 
    Andy Dougherty		doughera at lafayette.edu


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