[PATCH 2] fix broken strict aliasing

Gabriel Kerneis kerneis at pps.jussieu.fr
Thu Feb 25 09:20:33 CET 2010


On Wed, Feb 24, 2010 at 07:33:39PM +0100, Marc Lehmann wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 24, 2010 at 05:39:41PM +0100, "common at gmx.ch" <common at gmx.ch> wrote:
> >> (the iso c documents ae not that hard to read, though, imho, with the
> >> exception of structure member aliasing).
> >
> > Therefore I'd be glad to get more information on the topic.
> > Thanks for the offer.
> 
> Well, it's not fundamentally complicated.
> [...]
> Note: I haven't proofread this well, so it might be fuzzy, hard
> to understand or even wrong in some places, feel free to ask for
> clarifications or additions.

It was pretty enlightning for me, many thanks.  I think you should
consider making this part of the FAQ (or at least pointing to this mail
from the FAQ), this could avoid similar misunderstanding in the future.

Regards,
-- 
Gabriel Kerneis



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