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Class IRGeneratedVariable

A variable that is not user-declared. This includes temporary variables generated as part of IR construction, as well as string literals.

Import path

import semmle.code.cpp.ir.IR

Direct supertypes

Indirect supertypes

Known direct subtypes

Fields

Inherited fields

Predicates

getAST

DEPRECATED: Alias for getAst

getAst

Gets the AST node that declared this variable, or that introduced this variable as part of the AST-to-IR translation.

getBaseString

INTERNAL: Do not use.

getLanguageType

Gets the type of the variable.

getLocationString

INTERNAL: Do not use.

getUniqueId

Gets an identifier string for the variable. This identifier is unique within the function.

toString

Gets a textual representation of this element.

Inherited predicates

getEnclosingFunction

Gets the function that references this variable.

from AbstractIRVariable
getEnclosingIRFunction

Gets the IR for the function that references this variable.

from AbstractIRVariable
getIRType

Gets the language-neutral type of the variable.

from AbstractIRVariable
getLocation

Gets the source location of this variable.

from AbstractIRVariable
getType

Gets the type of the variable.

from AbstractIRVariable
isReadOnly

Holds if this variable’s value cannot be changed within a function. Currently used for string literals, but could also apply to const global and static variables.

from AbstractIRVariable