-Warray-bounds issue

Diego Novillo dnovillo@google.com
Mon Jul 23 19:50:00 GMT 2007

On 7/23/07 3:45 PM, Matt Hargett wrote:

> Okay, thanks for the clarification! Is this something that will be addressed 
> before GCC 4.3 is released? Interestingly, PC-Lint can only track the size of 
> the dynamic array if the const qualifier is used on the size parameter. 

Not that I know of.  Might make a nice project for your students, though.

> How can I get an array-bounds warning with malloc()?

Same limitation as before.  We don't do it.  Mudflap, however, should
track it.  You will get a runtime error, instead of a compile time error

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