-fsanitize=undefined behavior

Jonathan Wakely jwakely.gcc@gmail.com
Fri May 1 11:39:58 GMT 2020

On Thu, 30 Apr 2020 at 23:58, Tom N <nospam@codesniffer.com> wrote:
> > On April 30, 2020 at 5:57 PM Jonathan Wakely <jwakely.gcc@gmail.com> wrote:
> > The man page says:
> > "Unlike other similar options, -fsanitize=float-divide-by-zero is not enabled by -fsanitize=undefined" and "Unlike other similar options,-fsanitize=float-cast-overflow is not enabled by -fsanitize=undefined"
> > So it seems reasonable to assume that all the other suboptions are enabled by -fsanitize=undefined, and if you want *all* of them then use -fsanitize=undefined -fsanitize=float-divide-by-zero-fsanitize=float-cast-overflow
> Thanks for the tip.  Any reason the description of -fsanitize=undefined doesn't include something like, "If the -fsanitize=undefined option is enabled all sub-options will be enabled unless otherwise specified." so it's clear?

Probably because nobody has suggested doing that yet. Would you like
to propose a patch for the docs?

The relevant place is here:

More information about the Gcc-help mailing list