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[lldb] Encode `bool` as unsigned int

Authored by werat on May 18 2021, 5:44 AM.



bool is considered to be unsigned according to std::is_unsigned<bool>::value (and Type::GetTypeInfo). Encoding it as signed int works fine for normal variables and fields, but breaks when reading the values of boolean bitfields. If the field is declared as bool b : 1 and has a value of 0b1, the call to SBValue::GetValueAsSigned() will return -1.

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teemperor accepted this revision.May 18 2021, 6:12 AM

Nice, and it's not even my birthday. Just some nits that don't need another round of review.


Please land that as it's own commit (from what I understand from the bug report this worked before and you just remove the skipIf here)


You might want to assert that bb.IsValid() after this call (otherwise the GetValueAs* calls just return 0 and that's a confusing error).

This revision is now accepted and ready to land.May 18 2021, 6:12 AM
werat updated this revision to Diff 346161.EditedMay 18 2021, 6:38 AM

Keep @skipIfWindows for now
Add more checks in tests

werat marked 2 inline comments as done.May 18 2021, 6:39 AM

Thanks for a quick review!


Okay, will submit this in a follow up commit

This revision was landed with ongoing or failed builds.May 19 2021, 6:33 AM
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