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Bug 596030 - dosfstools-3.0.9-2.1.el6 should be recompiled with -fno-strict-aliasing
dosfstools-3.0.9-2.1.el6 should be recompiled with -fno-strict-aliasing
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: dosfstools (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jaroslav Škarvada
Radek Bíba
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Blocks: 593740
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Reported: 2010-05-26 03:24 EDT by Jaroslav Škarvada
Modified: 2010-11-10 15:18 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: dosfstools-3.0.9-3.el6
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Last Closed: 2010-11-10 15:18:26 EST
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Description Jaroslav Škarvada 2010-05-26 03:24:38 EDT
Description of problem:
According to compiler warnings the dosfstools-3.0.9-2.1.el6 uses coding techniques that break strict-aliasing rules, thus it should be recompiled with -fno-strict-aliasing.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
Recompile dosfstools-3.0.9-2.1.el6.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Make scratch build of dosfstools-3.0.9-2.1.el6.
2. Inspects build logs for arches i686, ppc, ppc64, s390.
Actual results:
There are strict-aliasing warnings.

Expected results:
There should be no strict-aliasing warnings.
Comment 1 RHEL Product and Program Management 2010-05-26 03:27:53 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release.  Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release.  This request is not yet committed for
Comment 2 Jaroslav Škarvada 2010-05-26 05:19:24 EDT
Fixed in dosfstools-3.0.9-3.el6.
Comment 5 releng-rhel@redhat.com 2010-11-10 15:18:26 EST
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 is now available and should resolve
the problem described in this bug report. This report is therefore being closed
with a resolution of CURRENTRELEASE. You may reopen this bug report if the
solution does not work for you.

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