Example #1
// zeroConst returns a new "zero" constant of the specified type,
// which must not be an array or struct type: the zero values of
// aggregates are well-defined but cannot be represented by Const.
func zeroConst(t types.Type) *Const {
	switch t := t.(type) {
	case *types.Basic:
		switch {
		case t.Info()&types.IsBoolean != 0:
			return NewConst(exact.MakeBool(false), t)
		case t.Info()&types.IsNumeric != 0:
			return NewConst(exact.MakeInt64(0), t)
		case t.Info()&types.IsString != 0:
			return NewConst(exact.MakeString(""), t)
		case t.Kind() == types.UnsafePointer:
		case t.Kind() == types.UntypedNil:
			return nilConst(t)
			panic(fmt.Sprint("zeroConst for unexpected type:", t))
	case *types.Pointer, *types.Slice, *types.Interface, *types.Chan, *types.Map, *types.Signature:
		return nilConst(t)
	case *types.Named:
		return NewConst(zeroConst(t.Underlying()).Value, t)
	case *types.Array, *types.Struct, *types.Tuple:
		panic(fmt.Sprint("zeroConst applied to aggregate:", t))
	panic(fmt.Sprint("zeroConst: unexpected ", t))
Example #2
// zero returns a new "zero" value of the specified type.
func zero(t types.Type) value {
	switch t := t.(type) {
	case *types.Basic:
		if t.Kind() == types.UntypedNil {
			panic("untyped nil has no zero value")
		if t.Info()&types.IsUntyped != 0 {
			// TODO(adonovan): make it an invariant that
			// this is unreachable.  Currently some
			// constants have 'untyped' types when they
			// should be defaulted by the typechecker.
			t = ssa.DefaultType(t).(*types.Basic)
		switch t.Kind() {
		case types.Bool:
			return false
		case types.Int:
			return int(0)
		case types.Int8:
			return int8(0)
		case types.Int16:
			return int16(0)
		case types.Int32:
			return int32(0)
		case types.Int64:
			return int64(0)
		case types.Uint:
			return uint(0)
		case types.Uint8:
			return uint8(0)
		case types.Uint16:
			return uint16(0)
		case types.Uint32:
			return uint32(0)
		case types.Uint64:
			return uint64(0)
		case types.Uintptr:
			return uintptr(0)
		case types.Float32:
			return float32(0)
		case types.Float64:
			return float64(0)
		case types.Complex64:
			return complex64(0)
		case types.Complex128:
			return complex128(0)
		case types.String:
			return ""
		case types.UnsafePointer:
			return unsafe.Pointer(nil)
			panic(fmt.Sprint("zero for unexpected type:", t))
	case *types.Pointer:
		return (*value)(nil)
	case *types.Array:
		a := make(array, t.Len())
		for i := range a {
			a[i] = zero(t.Elem())
		return a
	case *types.Named:
		return zero(t.Underlying())
	case *types.Interface:
		return iface{} // nil type, methodset and value
	case *types.Slice:
		return []value(nil)
	case *types.Struct:
		s := make(structure, t.NumFields())
		for i := range s {
			s[i] = zero(t.Field(i).Type())
		return s
	case *types.Tuple:
		if t.Len() == 1 {
			return zero(t.At(0).Type())
		s := make(tuple, t.Len())
		for i := range s {
			s[i] = zero(t.At(i).Type())
		return s
	case *types.Chan:
		return chan value(nil)
	case *types.Map:
		if usesBuiltinMap(t.Key()) {
			return map[value]value(nil)
		return (*hashmap)(nil)
	case *types.Signature:
		return (*ssa.Function)(nil)
	panic(fmt.Sprint("zero: unexpected ", t))