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Re: [PATCH v3] tftp.h: rework layout to work with fortification
On Mon, May 7, 2012 at 11:51 AM, Joseph S. Myers
> On Mon, 7 May 2012, Carlos O'Donell wrote:
>> On Mon, May 7, 2012 at 10:38 AM, Joseph S. Myers
>> <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> > On Mon, 7 May 2012, Carlos O'Donell wrote:
>> >> It still doesn't work with -Wall -Werror -pedantic because zero sized
>> >> arrays are not allowed in ISO C.
>> > This should not give errors in system headers. ?Have you found such an
>> > error with the header installed in a system header directory? ?If so, that
>> > would be a GCC bug.
>> No, I haven't tried installing this and testing.
>> I didn't know that GCC had special handling for system headers.
>> How does that work?
> Most warnings are not emitted for locations in system headers (those found
> in system header directories, with -isystem or marked with #pragma GCC
> system_header), unless -Wsystem-headers. ?This applies before pedwarns are
> turned into errors.
Thanks, I wasn't aware of this special handling.
In that case if Mike can show that the installed header works with
-Werror -Wall -pedantic then I'm happy with the final version.