[Mono-bugs] [Bug 70838][Nor] Changed - System.Type IsAssignableFrom crashes when assembly is builded for Save

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Mon, 10 Jan 2005 09:05:28 -0500 (EST)

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Changed by vargaz@gmail.com.


--- shadow/70838	2005-01-10 07:12:35.000000000 -0500
+++ shadow/70838.tmp.26746	2005-01-10 09:05:28.000000000 -0500
@@ -96,6 +96,13 @@
 Could you define what does "touching types" mean?   
 Isn't this bug a problem also for mcs (as it occurs with both Save 
 and RunAndSave states)? 
 Is using IsAssignableFrom an extra performance penatly and should be 
+------- Additional Comments From vargaz@gmail.com  2005-01-10 09:05 -------
+When Save is used, the runtime avoids initializing some fields of the
+created types, when that initialization would take a lot of time or
+memory. This can cause problems if the types returned by CreateType
+are 'used', i.e. some methods may not work, like IsAssignableFrom.