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Re: PATCH RFA: Add new warning for jump across initialized variable
On Mon, Jun 15, 2009 at 10:13 PM, Ian Lance Taylor<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> "Joseph S. Myers" <email@example.com> writes:
>> On Wed, 10 Jun 2009, Ian Lance Taylor wrote:
>>> This patch adds a new warning to the C frontend: -Wgoto-misses-init.
>>> This warns about cases where a goto, or a switch, branches across the
>>> initialization of a variable. ?For example:
>> Since this covers switch statements, I think an option name only
>> mentioning goto is bad; -Wjump-misses-init or -Wjump-across-init would be
>> better. ?OK with that change and otherwise fixed as indicated below.
> Thanks. ?Fixed, updated, rebootstrapped, retested, and committed. ?I use
> -Wjump-misses-init because in a case like
> ?goto a:
> ? ?int a = 0;
> ? b:
> ?goto b;
> the initialization is missed, but not crossed.
This breaks binutils build: