[Mono-bugs] [Bug 78422][Wis] Changed - [REGRESSION] Parsing unsafe pointer value assignment

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Changed by rharinath at novell.com.


--- shadow/78422	2006-05-17 06:32:29.000000000 -0400
+++ shadow/78422.tmp.16462	2006-05-17 06:48:33.000000000 -0400
@@ -1,13 +1,13 @@
 Bug#: 78422
 Product: Mono: Compilers
 Version: unspecified
 OS: unknown
 OS Details: 
-Status: NEW   
+Status: RESOLVED   
+Resolution: NOTABUG
 Severity: Unknown
 Priority: Wishlist
 Component: C#
 AssignedTo: rharinath at novell.com                            
 ReportedBy: grompf at sublimeintervention.com               
 QAContact: mono-bugs at ximian.com
@@ -71,6 +71,15 @@
 while we treat it as
   ( (int) ( *(int*)((int)p) ) ) = 0
 If you really want to keep your code, with the redundant (int) cast, I
 welcome you to fix mcs ;-)
+------- Additional Comments From rharinath at novell.com  2006-05-17 06:48 -------
+On further thought, I can't think of any straightforward way for a
+disambiguation rule to parse the code other than how mcs does.  The
+compiler has to _know_ that it's a cast as soon as it sees (int), and
+it doesn't need any further lookahead.  Casts bind tighter than
+So, I'm changing this to NOTABUG.

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