N3988: Towards restrict-like aliasing semantics -- Finkel, Tong, Carruth, Nelson, Vandevoorde, Wong

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Document number: N3988

Date: 2014-05-23

Towards restrict-like aliasing semantics for C++

by Hal Finkel, Hubert Tong, Chandler Carruth, Clark Nelson, Daveed Vandevoode, Michael Wong

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This paper is a follow-on to N3635 after a design discussion with many compiler implementers at Issaquah, and afterwards by telecon, and specifically proposes a new alias_set attribute as a way to partition type-based aliasing to enable more fine grain control, effectively giving C++ a more complete restrict-like aliasing syntax and semantics.

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