Bug 24741 - Internal compiler error (testcase: 27 lines)
Summary: Internal compiler error (testcase: 27 lines)
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Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: gcc   
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Version: 1.0
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Jakub Jelinek
QA Contact: David Lawrence
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Reported: 2001-01-23 22:27 UTC by Olivier Baudron
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:30 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-02-03 23:24:10 UTC
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Description Olivier Baudron 2001-01-23 22:27:22 UTC
gcc is 2.96-70 and the testcase is:

/* ---------- testcase.c ----------*/

struct argp_option {
  int key; 

struct argp {
  __const struct argp_option *options;

extern __inline__ int
_option_is_short (__const struct argp_option *__opt) {
    return isprint (__opt->key);

struct group {
  void *hook;

int convert_options (const struct argp *argp, struct group *group) {
  const struct argp_option *opt = argp->options;

  if (_option_is_short(opt))
      return 0;

int _option_is_short (__const struct argp_option *__opt) {
    return 0;

/* ---------------- end ----------------- */

baud:~$ gcc -O2 -ggdb3 -c testcase.c  
testcase.c: In function `_option_is_short':
testcase.c:30: Internal compiler error in add_abstract_origin_attribute, at
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Comment 1 Olivier Baudron 2001-01-25 22:34:18 UTC
I updated to gcc-2.96-71.i386.rpm and got the same problem.
Also, I can provide a shorter testcase, that crashes gcc, and this candidate is
certainly very close to the world record! :-)

/* ---------- testcase.c -------- */

extern __inline__ int f1 (int x) {
    return f2(0);

int f3 (int y) {
    if (f1(y)) return 0;

int f1 (int x) {
    return 0;

/* ----------- end --------------- */

baud:~$ gcc -O2 -ggdb3 -c testcase.c  
testcase.c: In function `f1':
testcase.c:14: Internal compiler error in add_abstract_origin_attribute, at

Comment 2 Olivier Baudron 2001-02-03 02:37:04 UTC
Fixed in gcc-2.96-72.

Comment 3 Olivier Baudron 2001-02-03 02:46:34 UTC
Huuuh..., sorry. I forgot kgcc was my default compiler.
gcc-2.96-72 doesn't fix the problem.
The following testcase makes an internal compiler error with flags: -O2 -ggdb3

extern __inline__ int f1 (int x) {return f2(0);}
int f3 (int y) {return f1(y);}
int f1 (int x) {return 0;}

Comment 4 Jakub Jelinek 2001-02-03 23:24:06 UTC
Happens both with our 2.96 and CVS head, will try to debug this in the coming

Comment 5 Jakub Jelinek 2001-02-14 14:12:19 UTC
Should be worked-around in gcc-2.96-75.

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