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bug #37423: Duplicate definition of program_name in test-canonicalize

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Sat 22 Sep 2012 12:17:23 PM UTC  
 
Category: NoneSeverity: 3 - Normal
Item Group: Compilation FailureStatus: Fixed
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: James Youngman <jay>
Originator Name: Originator Email: -unavailable-
Open/Closed: ClosedRelease: 4.4.2
Fixed Release: 4.5.11

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Sat 26 Oct 2013 02:02:23 PM UTC, comment #3:

I think this problem was likely solved by this commit:

commit bf5f83afdf9f26b6b44b942e0be122b7a66e3561
Author: Dmitry V. Levin <ldv@altlinux.org>
Date: Sun Nov 18 06:06:04 2012 +0400

find: use FTS_VERBATIM (and update gnulib)

James Youngman <jay>
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Sat 17 Nov 2012 01:53:08 PM UTC, comment #2:

I'm going to defer updating the gnulib in findnutils temporarily until we've decided on how to handle the recently-changed fts semantics (with respect to trailing slashes).

James Youngman <jay>
Project AdministratorIn charge of this item.
Mon 24 Sep 2012 04:24:44 PM UTC, comment #1:

Thanks for the report. This is an upstream bug in gnulib, and will be resolved by having findutils update to a newer version of gnulib.

Eric Blake <ericb>
Project Administrator
Sat 22 Sep 2012 12:17:23 PM UTC, original submission:

Hi,

While compiling your package using our research compiler infrastructure we notice the following conflicting initialisations:

- gnulib/lib/progname.c:const char *program_name = NULL;
- tests/test-canonicalize.c:const char *program_name = "test-canonicalize";

The actual value of program_name is thus undefined as the linker is free to choose either. According to the comments in progname.c, the proper code for test-canonicalize.c would be to

1. declare proggram_name extern
2. set its value in main()

Best,
Michael

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      Fixed ReleaseNone=>4.5.11

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