[U-Boot-Users] [DTC PATCH 1/2] Add yyerrorf() for formatted error messages.

David Gibson david at gibson.dropbear.id.au
Sat Dec 22 03:43:53 CET 2007

On Fri, Dec 21, 2007 at 03:28:56PM -0600, Scott Wood wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 21, 2007 at 11:04:39AM +1100, David Gibson wrote:
> > On Thu, Dec 20, 2007 at 10:48:23AM -0600, Scott Wood wrote:
> > > Signed-off-by: Scott Wood <scottwood at freescale.com>
> > 
> > No need for a new function.  If yyerror() is defined as a varargs
> > function it's still compatible with bison's built-in usage.
> Not if yyerror() is called with a percent symbol in the string, which
> looks possible if a percent token is added and verbose syntax errors are
> enabled.

Ah, yes, I guess so.

However from discussion on the other thread, it looks like this
extended yyerror() isn't really what you want.  Maybe instead we
should look a more general error/warning printing function, and make
yyerror() call that.

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