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Re: [opensuse-factory] GCC 6 as default compiler - your help is needed
  • From: Archie Cobbs <archie@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 25 May 2016 10:39:33 -0500
  • Message-id: <CANSoFxuQ7wd7yThxcWUxj6Q_M_HwRpt=bhxf4hCGatFVh6kVNA@mail.gmail.com>
On Wed, May 25, 2016 at 9:47 AM, Dominique Leuenberger / DimStar
<dimstar@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
On Wed, 2016-05-25 at 16:32 +0200, Bjoern Voigt wrote:
Is the GCC 6 option -Werror=misleading-indentation really helpful?

I'd say yes. Actually I have seen code where this was definitively
pointing tat a bug.

Indeed. Here's a very serious real-world example that got a lot of publicity.

https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2014/02/24/anatomy-of-a-goto-fail-apples-ssl-bug-explained-plus-an-unofficial-patch/

-Archie

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