bugGNU Gengetopt - Bugs: bug #46354, gm.cc:266: bad if test ?


bug #46354: gm.cc:266: bad if test ?

Submitter:  David Binderman <dcb314>
Submitted:  Sun 01 Nov 2015 05:20:23 PM UTC
Category:  None Severity:  4 - Important
Item Group:  None Status:  Fixed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  gscano
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Open
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Fri 27 Nov 2020 05:48:02 AM UTC, comment #1: 

It was indeed a bad test condition, thanks!

Gr├ęgoire Scano <gscano>
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Sun 01 Nov 2015 05:20:23 PM UTC, original submission:  

gm.cc:266:35: warning: logical 'or' of collectively exhaustive tests is always true [-Wlogical-op]

Source code is

     if (opt->type != ARG_FLAG || opt->type != ARG_NO) {

Maybe better code

     if (opt->type != ARG_FLAG && opt->type != ARG_NO) {

David Binderman <dcb314>


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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2020-11-27 gscano StatusConfirmed Fixed
    2020-11-27 gscano Severity3 - Normal 4 - Important
        StatusNone Confirmed
        Assigned toNone gscano

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