2.5.6: a number of minor issues
jw at pegasys.ws
Thu Oct 9 02:48:45 EST 2003
On Wed, Oct 08, 2003 at 06:03:55AM -0400, der Mouse wrote:
> I just picked up rsync 2.5.6 and installed it. I haven't actually
> _used_ it for anything yet; this is entirely about a handful of minor
> issues I noticed while building it. You may care or you may not; for
> simplicity of language (to avoid many repeated "in case you care" and
> such), the text below is written assuming you care about them all.
> On a (32-bit) SPARC system, I noticed:
> The code prints size_t values with %d. This is always wrong with
> respect to signedness and often wrong with respect to size.
> Several routines have unused arguments with, in most cases, no obvious
> reason for their presence.
> Here are patches to fix the printf mistakes and shut the compiler
> warnings up about the unused arguments.
Thanks but 2.5.6 was released many months ago and there have
been numerous code changes (including compiler warning
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