Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 451616
prlink.h gives warning with -Wstrict-prototypes
Last modified: 2010-09-28 12:10:56 EDT
Description of problem:
Using nspr header gives a warning in the prlink.h file when -Wstrict-prototypes
is included in the CFLAGS. And when -Werror is used, then it is not possible to
compile at all.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
but the header was not changed since Apr/06/2006, so all current Fedora and RHEL
versions are affected.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. run the script from attachments
In file included from /usr/include/nspr4/nspr.h:55,
/usr/include/nspr4/prlink.h:52: warning: function declaration isn’t a prototype
/usr/include/nspr4/prlink.h:209: warning: function declaration isn’t a prototype
There was a thread in gcc mailing list about the meaning of the warning -
Created attachment 309468 [details]
Created attachment 309471 [details]
patch to remove the warnings
Wan-Teh, what do you think about the proposed patch?
I should probably file an upstream bug.
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