Bug 1480309 - vifm: Accidentally interposes reallocarray
vifm: Accidentally interposes reallocarray
Status: NEW
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: vifm (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Ben Boeckel
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Blocks: Fedora27GlibcInterpositionTracker
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Reported: 2017-08-10 12:14 EDT by Florian Weimer
Modified: 2017-08-15 05:28 EDT (History)
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Description Florian Weimer 2017-08-10 12:14:18 EDT
vifm contains its own implementation of the reallocarray function, in src/compat/reallocarray.c.  This definition overrides the implementation in glibc (provided since glibc 2.26).

I don't know which fix upstream prefers.  Perhaps add a configure check for reallocarray, and then check for HAVE_REALLOCARRAY in the implementation and do not compile anything if it is defined.

For Fedora, we could just drop src/compat/reallocarray.c from the list of source files in src/Makefile.am.
Comment 1 Jan Kurik 2017-08-15 05:28:07 EDT
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 27 development cycle.
Changing version to '27'.

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