[Mono-devel-list] Re: [Mono-list] mcs precise location patch is now in svn.

Atsushi Eno atsushi at ximian.com
Thu Aug 4 13:02:55 EDT 2005


> using mcs r47994,
> if the column is > 255, it starts counting from 0 again
> if you compile the attached file 'Test3.cs', you get the message
> Test3.cs(6,13): warning CS0168: The variable `a' is declared but never used
> while the location should be (6,255+)
> it only shows '255+' when there is an error/warning at column 255

Oh, true... so I fixed this bug in svn (r48002).

BTW, yes, it is a limitation of location reporting that the maximum
precise column number is 255 (to save memory consumption).

Atsushi Eno

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