[Dwarf-discuss] Re: adding new fundamental types to DWARF

Todd Allen todd.allen
Fri Feb 25 09:28:24 GMT 2005

On Fri, Feb 25, 2005 at 08:21:03AM -0500, Ron 603-884-2088 wrote:
> Todd, Ben and all:
> Do take a look at the outstanding issue 020401.1 in the DWARF
> issues list (which Dave Anderson referred to). While it is titled
> "Cobol Data Types", it would actually be better titled "Cobol,
> Fixed Point and Scaled Data Types"--it does address everything I
> have heard mentioned to date. In particular it includes new decimal,
> binary and (arbitrary) small scale attributes for both new signed
> fixed and unsigned fixed base types.

Yes, that looks more than sufficient for Ada fixed-point types.  I guess this
wheel has been invented more times that I realized.  :)

Todd Allen
Concurrent Computer Corporation

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