[Mono-list] Metadata Validator

James Perry jeperry@uwaterloo.ca
Fri, 24 Aug 2001 00:49:44 +0000 (GMT)

On 23 Aug 2001, Miguel de Icaza wrote:

> > I didn't see a metadata validator in the runtime anywhere. Is anyone
> > working on this already? I need a validator for some stuff; if no one's
> > working on one already I'll get this out of the way myself. :)
> Someone had expressed an interest in doing so, but I forget who it
> was.
> You want to write this using C and the libmetadata library,
> System.Reflection wont show you the kind of things you need to
> validate.

That was me, and it was the bytecode verifier I've been looking at.
However, the verifier's not much good if you haven't validated the
metadata before-hand, is it?

 - James