[Nickle] User trap revisited---setjmp() at top level

Keith Packard keithp at keithp.com
Sun Feb 12 19:02:27 PST 2006

On Sun, 2006-02-12 at 17:37 -0800, nickle at po8.org wrote:

> I think it should be possible to make setjmp() throw an
> exception when called at top level, no?  And isn't this what
> is wanted, given that it's going to behave in such a
> surprising fashion?

that would be trivial, but not exactly a complete fix, any call sequence
which terminates in setjmp and then exits back out the top has precisely
the same issue.

keith.packard at intel.com
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