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//===- DerivedUser.h - Base for non-IR Users --------------------*- C++ -*-===//
// Part of the LLVM Project, under the Apache License v2.0 with LLVM Exceptions.
// See for license information.
// SPDX-License-Identifier: Apache-2.0 WITH LLVM-exception
#include "llvm/IR/User.h"
namespace llvm {
class Type;
class Use;
/// Extension point for the Value hierarchy. All classes outside of lib/IR
/// that wish to inherit from User should instead inherit from DerivedUser
/// instead. Inheriting from this class is discouraged.
/// Generally speaking, Value is the base of a closed class hierarchy
/// that can't be extended by code outside of lib/IR. This class creates a
/// loophole that allows classes outside of lib/IR to extend User to leverage
/// its use/def list machinery.
class DerivedUser : public User {
using DeleteValueTy = void (*)(DerivedUser *);
friend class Value;
DeleteValueTy DeleteValue;
DerivedUser(Type *Ty, unsigned VK, Use *U, unsigned NumOps,
DeleteValueTy DeleteValue)
: User(Ty, VK, U, NumOps), DeleteValue(DeleteValue) {}
} // end namespace llvm