Class IRAddressType

An address type, representing the memory address of data. Used to represent pointers, references, and lvalues, include those that are garbage collected.

The address of a function is represented by the separate IRFunctionAddressType.

Import path

import semmle.code.cpp.ir.IR

Direct supertypes

Indirect supertypes

Inherited fields

Predicates

getByteSize

Gets the size of the type, in bytes, if known.

getCanonicalLanguageType

Gets a single instance of LanguageType that maps to this IRType.

toString

Gets a textual representation of this type.

Inherited predicates

getIdentityString

Gets a string that uniquely identifies this IRType. This string is often the same as the result of IRType.toString(), but for some types it may be more verbose to ensure uniqueness.

from IRType