Non-constant initializer problem

Alexandre Oliva
Thu Sep 30 19:57:00 GMT 1999

On Sep  8, 1999, Jørgen Steensgaard <> wrote:

>    bug.c:3: initializer element for `bug' is not constant

> whereas the compiler
>    gcc version egcs-2.90.29 980515 (egcs-1.0.3 release)

> compiles satisfactory

Are you sure this is with the same libc headers?  stdout has no longer
been a compile-time constant for a few releases of glibc.  This has
broken some software that (incorrectly) assumed otherwise.

Alexandre Oliva IC-Unicamp, Bra[sz]il
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