[dpdk-dev] [PATCH 04/10] net/i40e: fix compilation with -Og
olivier.matz at 6wind.com
Wed Oct 11 09:52:37 CEST 2017
On Wed, Oct 11, 2017 at 06:20:35AM +0000, Wu, Jingjing wrote:
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Yigit, Ferruh
> > Sent: Friday, October 6, 2017 7:25 AM
> > To: Olivier Matz <olivier.matz at 6wind.com>; dev at dpdk.org; Wu, Jingjing
> > <jingjing.wu at intel.com>; Xing, Beilei <beilei.xing at intel.com>
> > Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 04/10] net/i40e: fix compilation with -Og
> > On 9/11/2017 4:13 PM, Olivier Matz wrote:
> > > The compilation with gcc-6.3.0 and EXTRA_CFLAGS=-Og gives the
> > > following
> > > error:
> > >
> > > CC i40e_adminq.o
> > > i40e_adminq.c: In function ‘i40e_clean_arq_element’:
> > > i40e_adminq.c:1145:56: error: ‘ntu’ may be used uninitialized in
> > > this function [-Werror=maybe-uninitialized]
> > > *pending = (ntc > ntu ? hw->aq.arq.count : 0) + (ntu - ntc);
> > > ~~~~~^~~~~~
> > >
> > > Depending on what is defined, ntu actually be used without being
> > > initialized. Fix it by initializing it to 0, despite this is probably
> > > not the proper fix. Moreover, the error is located in base/ directory,
> > > which contains driver code common to several platforms (not only dpdk).
> > This practically seems false positive because driver makefile hard-coded both
> > defines.
> > Also ntu used before this location, not sure warning generated for here.
> > Overall I am for fixing the compile warning, but for decision maintainer cc'ed
> > because this being base code update requires maintainer communicate other
> > channels to reflect update into base code.
> Right, for base code, we are getting them from internal release.
> In principle, based code would keep unchanged until the base code update.
> I will go to report this issue to base code develop team, and then make
> It be fixed in next base code drop. Is that OK?
Fine to me, thanks.
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