Re: beware of dead string constants

From: Michael Elizabeth Chastain (
Date: Wed Nov 22 2000 - 13:48:30 EST

> Jakub Jelinek claims to have fixed this particular bug in the last week
> or so, although I have not downloaded and compiled recent CVS to verify
> this.

I have a compiler from's CVS tree that's only a few days old,
so I can verify Jakub's claim.

It Works For Me (tm).

There is a considerable amount of engineering and testing and releasology
and distribution between "CVS compiler" and "production compiler for
kernel builds" though.

> and according to Jeff Law, this case is *not* fixed yet.

My compiler behaves as Jeff says.

Michael Elizabeth Chastain
"love without fear"
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