Strange problem while compiling some cpp program with g++ 3.1.

Phil Edwards phil@jaj.com
Fri Jul 26 14:46:00 GMT 2002


On Sun, Jul 21, 2002 at 07:29:45AM -0700, Tim Prince wrote:
> On Sunday 21 July 2002 07:03, Ananth Prabhu wrote:
> > I am finding following wanings/errors when compiling a cpp program with g++
> > version 3.1. I am working on a Itanium server.
> > Is this some configuration problem ??  I am not able to make out what
> > exactly the warning/error messages are pointing out?
> 
> > /buildtools/include/g++-v3/bits/stl_alloc.h:479: warning: cast from `
> >    char*' to `std::__default_alloc_template<true, 0>::_Obj*' increases
> > required
> >    alignment of target type
> 
> That is the only warning I see, and it appears justified.  char* may point to 
> any address.  Any object which involves other than char elements 
> will get you an Address Error if you have not taken care of this otherwise.

Assuming that no error messages were left out or removed from the email,
this represents /some/ kind of configuration error somewhere, because all
of the files mentioned are local to libstdc++-v3.  I've never seen this
message before, and it bothers me.

Phil

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