Bug 605170 - Type-punning warning
Summary: Type-punning warning
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Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: libieee1284 (Show other bugs)
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Version: 6.0
Hardware: All Linux
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Tim Waugh
QA Contact: BaseOS QE - Apps
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Blocks: 593740 605076
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Reported: 2010-06-17 10:57 UTC by Tim Waugh
Modified: 2010-11-10 21:03 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version: libieee1284-0.2.11-9.el6
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2010-11-10 21:03:27 UTC
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Description Tim Waugh 2010-06-17 10:57:07 UTC
Description of problem:
The initialisation code of the libieee1284 python module gives this warning:

src/ieee1284module.c:635: warning: dereferencing type-punned pointer will break strict-aliasing rules

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Comment 1 RHEL Product and Program Management 2010-06-17 11:18:48 UTC
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 3 Miroslav Vadkerti 2010-07-19 13:38:10 UTC
Warning is gone, see 

VERIFIED as fixed in libieee1284-0.2.11-9.el6

Comment 4 releng-rhel@redhat.com 2010-11-10 21:03:27 UTC
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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