Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 596030
dosfstools-3.0.9-2.1.el6 should be recompiled with -fno-strict-aliasing
Last modified: 2010-11-10 15:18:26 EST
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):
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.
There are strict-aliasing warnings.
There should be no strict-aliasing warnings.
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
Fixed in dosfstools-3.0.9-3.el6.
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.