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Re: finding strict aliasing problems
- To: gdr at codesoucery dot com
- Subject: Re: finding strict aliasing problems
- From: kenner at vlsi1 dot ultra dot nyu dot edu (Richard Kenner)
- Date: Tue, 1 May 01 12:48:10 EDT
- Cc: gcc at gcc dot gnu dot org
| > Date: Tue, 1 May 2001 10:38:32 +0200
| > From: Jakub Jelinek <firstname.lastname@example.org>
| > To: Joe Buck <email@example.com>
| > Right, on the other side IMHO making no-strict-aliasing be the
| > default for 3.0 again would be a bad decision - people would be
| > never forced to fix broken sources so we'd stay with
| > no-strict-aliasing forever.
| Let me say that I think that 3.0 should ship with alias analysis
| turned on. If we do a .0 release every decade, and if we want the .0
| release to have the major changes that might throw people, then,
| clearly, 3.0 should turn it on, otherwise, we have to wait a decade.
I second both Jakub and Mike.
I agree with both as well.