Created attachment 423145 [details]
Patch for xdotool pid type
Description of problem:
A debug trace in xdotool's xdo_search.c uses the wrong printf type for the
'pid' member of struct xdo_search . (The statement is commented out, but
if enabled, will produce a compiler warning.)
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Enable printf traces at the beginning of xdo_window_search() in
xdo_search.c (remove // comment delimiters).
2. make xdo_search.o
xdo_search.c: In function ‘xdo_window_search’:
xdo_search.c:55: warning: format ‘%lu’ expects type ‘long unsigned int’,
but argument 3 has type ‘int’
No compiler warnings.
The pid member declaration in xdo.h really should be type pid_t .
Mr. Posix says "pid_t ... shall be signed integer types", so %d in
printf is correct regardless of native int size.
A patch (xdotool-pid-type.patch) is included as an attachment.
It would also be better if those traces went to stderr, not stdout.
I may have gotten the wrong patch description; but the patch itself
is the correct one.
Issues like this are really much better kept in the upstream bug-tracker.
Could you please file this with $UPSTREAM @ http://code.google.com/p/semicomplete/issues/list ?
I could file it but then I would have to be the man in the middle for all following discussion.
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