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Compiler implementation of the D programming language.

Source: sideeffect.d

bool isTrivialExp(Expression e);
Front-end expression rewriting should create temporary variables for non trivial sub-expressions in order to: 1. save evaluation order 2. prevent sharing of sub-expression in AST
bool hasSideEffect(Expression e);
Determine if Expression has any side effects.
int callSideEffectLevel(FuncDeclaration f);
Determine if the call of f, or function type or delegate type t1, has any side effects.
0 has any side effects 1 nothrow + constant purity 2 nothrow + strong purity
bool discardValue(Expression e);
The result of this expression will be discarded. Print error messages if the operation has no side effects (and hence is meaningless).
true if expression has no side effects
VarDeclaration copyToTemp(StorageClass stc, const char* name, Expression e);
Build a temporary variable to copy the value of e into.
StorageClass stc storage classes will be added to the made temporary variable
char* name name for temporary variable
Expression e original expression
Newly created temporary variable.
Expression extractSideEffect(Scope* sc, const char* name, ref Expression e0, Expression e, bool alwaysCopy = false);
Build a temporary variable to extract e's evaluation, if e is not trivial.
Scope* sc scope
char* name name for temporary variable
Expression e0 a new side effect part will be appended to it.
Expression e original expression
bool alwaysCopy if true, build new temporary variable even if e is trivial.
When e is trivial and alwaysCopy == false, e itself is returned. Otherwise, a new VarExp is returned.

Note: e's lvalue-ness will be handled well by STCref or STCrvalue.