CVS difference for ais/ai-00134.txt
--- ais/ai-00134.txt 1998/09/30 00:17:23 1.1
+++ ais/ai-00134.txt 1999/07/21 03:10:58 1.2
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-!standard 02.01 (18) 96-07-23 AI95-00134/01
+!standard 02.01 (18) 99-05-27 AI95-00134/02
!class confirmation 96-05-07
!status WG9 approved 96-12-07
!status ARG approved 7-0-1 96-06-17
@@ -8,11 +8,11 @@
!subject Source Representation
The language does not specify the source representation of programs.
The NOTE in RM95-2.1(18) says "The language does not specify the
source representation of programs." Is this intended to allow
@@ -24,7 +24,7 @@
so long as such extensions can be described using a transformation
to an allowable sequence of characters.
AARM-2.1(18.a) clarifies the intent:
@@ -43,8 +43,13 @@
Thus, source representation does not represent a gaping loophole.
+Since the standard does not specify a format, no test is possible. (Note that
+in one sense, all ACATS tests test the source representation of a processor).
!subject allowable preprocessing
@@ -79,7 +84,7 @@
> arbitrary preprocessing of what would otherwise be considered
> "source files", with the preprocessor integrated into the compiler,
> and with no need for a switch to disable such preprocessing?
> If so, there seems to be no limit to allowable language extensions,
> so long as such extensions can be described using a transformation
> to an allowable sequence of characters.
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