Bug 4542 - sparse hates Xorg
Summary: sparse hates Xorg
Alias: None
Product: xorg
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Server/General (show other bugs)
Version: git
Hardware: All All
: high normal
Assignee: Xorg Project Team
QA Contact: Xorg Project Team
Keywords: janitor
: 3799 (view as bug list)
Depends on:
Blocks: 3799 4920
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Reported: 2005-09-21 15:11 UTC by Adam Jackson
Modified: 2013-11-11 16:50 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description Adam Jackson 2005-09-21 15:11:05 UTC
pick any given directory in the monolith.  run 'make CC=sparse MODCC=sparse' on
that dir.  notice the five bajillion warnings you get.  fix them.
Comment 1 Shawn Starr 2005-09-21 15:14:04 UTC
This is not platform specific.
Comment 2 Shawn Starr 2005-10-04 19:44:56 UTC
/usr/include/stdlib.h:72:56: error: attribute '__transparent_union__': ignoring 
attribute __transparent_union__ 
any workarounds for these attribute issues sparse can't deal with? 
Comment 3 Shawn Starr 2005-10-06 16:54:16 UTC
*** Bug 3799 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 4 Daniel Stone 2007-02-27 01:28:09 UTC
Sorry about the phenomenal bug spam, guys.  Adding xorg-team@ to the QA contact so bugs don't get lost in future.
Comment 5 George - 2007-03-12 08:18:01 UTC
*** Bug 3799 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 6 Adam Jackson 2013-11-11 16:50:33 UTC
Closing, between coverity and clang and gcc all getting better this is pretty much covered.

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