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bug #56786: [octave forge] (octclip) Compilation issues with gcc 9

Submitted by:  Rafael Laboissiere <rlaboiss>
Submitted on:  Wed 21 Aug 2019 11:44:45 AM UTC  
Category:  Octave Forge Package Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  Build Failure
Status:  None Assigned to:  None
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Open
Release:  other Operating System:  GNU/Linux

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Sat 24 Aug 2019 02:59:40 PM UTC, comment #1: 

My patch worked for GCC 9 but failed with GCC 8.  Please, consider the resvised patch attached to this bug report.

(file #47386)

Rafael Laboissiere <rlaboiss>
Wed 21 Aug 2019 11:44:45 AM UTC, original submission:  

Compilation of version 1.0.8 of the octclip package fails with gcc 9, which is now the default compiler for Debian unstable.  This bug has been reported against the Debian octave-octclip package:


A description of the problem can be found at:


The patch attached to the present bug report fixes the compilation errors.  I do not know whether there are undesirable side effects.

Rafael Laboissiere <rlaboiss>


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file #47386:  compile-with-gcc-9.patch added by rlaboiss (5KiB - text/x-patch)
file #47376:  compile-with-gcc-9.patch added by rlaboiss (7KiB - text/x-patch)


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    2019-08-24 rlaboiss Attached File- => Added compile-with-gcc-9.patch, #47386
    2019-08-21 rlaboiss Attached File- => Added compile-with-gcc-9.patch, #47376

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