[Dwarf-Discuss] [Dwarf-Workgroup] Request for a DW_LANG_ tag for Modula-3

Michael Eager eager at eagercon.com
Tue Nov 9 17:12:27 PST 2010


Cary Coutant wrote:
>>> I am starting preliminary investigation into partial new compiler and
>>> debugger
>>> implementations for the Modula-3 programming language.  I expect to use
>>> Dwarf3 as debugging format.  How do I request a new DW_LANG_ tag for
>>> this language?
>>>
>>> Rodney Bates
>>> rodney.bates at acm.org
>> Submit a request at http://dwarfstd.org/Comment.php.
>> I'm assuming that there is are non-trivial differences
>> between Modula-2 and Modula-3.
>>
>> The next available DW_LANG value would be 0x0010.
> 
> No, 0x0010 is DW_LANG_ObjC. (Turn the page!)

Dang!

> As far as I've seen, two new values have already been tentatively
> assigned since DWARF-4 was published:
> 
> DW_LANG_OpenCL 0x0015
> DW_LANG_Go 0x0016
> 
> That would make 0x0017 the next available value.

Yes, you are correct.

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