Bug 35410 - Unexpected symbol 'sbyte' error when casting sbyte to predefined type (e.g. Int32) instead of C# keyword
Summary: Unexpected symbol 'sbyte' error when casting sbyte to predefined type (e.g. I...
Alias: None
Product: Compilers
Classification: Mono
Component: C# ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All All
: --- normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Marek Safar
Depends on:
Reported: 2015-10-30 13:07 UTC by Alexander Köplinger [MSFT]
Modified: 2015-11-02 05:07 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Is this bug a regression?: ---
Last known good build:

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Description Alexander Köplinger [MSFT] 2015-10-30 13:07:31 UTC
>using System;
>public class Program {
>    public static void Main() {
>        Int32 i = (Int32)sbyte.MaxValue;
>        Console.WriteLine(i);
>    }

>$ mcs test.cs 
>test.cs(4,25): error CS1525: Unexpected symbol `sbyte'
>Compilation failed: 1 error(s), 0 warnings

Adding parenthesis around sbyte.MaxValue makes the compilation succeed.

Repros on Mono 4.0 and master.
Comment 1 Marek Safar 2015-11-02 05:07:38 UTC
Fixed in master