PATCH: add web2c to packages-tested section of BP project page

Greg McGary greg@mcgary.org
Mon Aug 7 21:49:00 GMT 2000


I just committed this.

Index: htdocs/projects/bp/main.html
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RCS file: /cvs/gcc/wwwdocs/htdocs/projects/bp/main.html,v
retrieving revision 1.4
diff -u -p -r1.4 main.html
--- main.html	2000/08/06 22:32:37	1.4
+++ main.html	2000/08/08 04:45:49
@@ -546,6 +546,19 @@ Fixes should appear in 2.0h</p>
 
 <p>No bounds violations exposed.  100% of the test suite passes.</p>
 
+<li><h3>web2c 7.3.2 (TeX and Metafont)</h3>
+
+<p>Bounds violations exposed:</p>
+    <ul>
+    <li> <code>fixwrites</code>: <code>main</code> read past the
+    beginning of a string buffer when presented with an empty line.
+    </ul>
+
+<p>100% of the test suite passes after fixing the bug listed above,
+and compliling with ``<code>gcc ... -fno-strict-aliasing</code>''.
+A strict-aliasing bug for i586 and i686 caused two assertion failures
+in <code>kpathsea</code>.</p>
+
 <li><h3>GNU fileutils 4.0y</h3>
 
 <p>Bounds violations exposed:</p>


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