[Cocci] Replacement of function calls and corresponding parameters
julia at diku.dk
Sun Mar 14 17:01:41 CET 2010
On Sun, 14 Mar 2010, SF Markus Elfring wrote:
> > First the first rule is matched agains all functions. Then any
> > transformations indicated by that match are performed.
> The semantic patch language makes it easy to replace just a concrete function
> call. I find it harder to specify the replacement also for the passed parameters
> because it depends on variable definitions and assignments earlier in the source
If there is not a reasonably regular pattern, then Coccinelle is probably
just not the right tool. If there does seem to be a regular pattern then
perhaps you could make a small example that exhibits it, and then it might
be possible to provide some concrete suggestions.
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