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Re: Bug#357122: FTBFS on mips: cannot compute sizeof (char *)

Martin Michlmayr <tbm@cyrius.com> writes:

> reassign 358644 autoconf
> thanks
> * Martin Michlmayr <tbm@cyrius.com> [2006-03-23 17:32]:
>> Can someone please comment whether this is a compiler bug (I think
>> so) or whether autoconf needs to be changed.
> I talked to Andrew Pinski of GCC and he told me the behaviour of GCC
> 4.1 is correct:
> 19:22 < pinskia> tbm: I think the warning is ok, and the link failure is the best
> 19:23 < tbm> pinskia: so autoconf needs to get fixed...
> 19:23 < pinskia> yes

I'd disagree. I don't see the point in producing an object file that
is impossible to link. Or is it possible under some circumstances?


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