[LLVMdev] Defining/Accessing Structs Dynamically
mcheva at cs.mcgill.ca
Thu Jun 11 21:51:09 CDT 2009
I have most of the code working but I'm running into two issues:
1. I'm not sure exactly how to return a structure on the stack. Right now,
I'm allocating one with alloca, but it seems I can only return a pointer to
it, not the structure itself. Is there any way to dereference the pointer?
2. On the calling side, I get a structure as a return value. However, it
seems GEP is complaining (I get an assertion failure) that I can't do GEP on
a structure object that isn't a pointer. How do I get a pointer to this
Right now, as a potential solution, I'm actually considering allocating the
structure on the calling side and passing a pointer to it instead, but
perhaps there's a better way to go about this.
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