[libvirt] [PATCH] virDomainFormatSchedDef: Initialize @priority

Michal Privoznik mprivozn at redhat.com
Tue Feb 9 08:29:48 UTC 2016

On 09.02.2016 09:26, Peter Krempa wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 09, 2016 at 09:08:49 +0100, Michal Privoznik wrote:
>> Older gcc fails to see that the variable is set iff @hasPriority
>> == true in which case the former is set a value. Initialize the
>> value while declaring it to make the compiler shut up.
> Initializing it may confuse a next reader, since there is no default
> value that would make sense at this point.
>> Signed-off-by: Michal Privoznik <mprivozn at redhat.com>
>> ---
>> This maybe isn't the best approach, to workaround false
>> positives. I'm open to discussion.
> I'd suggest using non-broken compilers on non-ancient platforms and
> leaving the code be.

Sometimes it's not possible. One can hardly expect a gcc upgrade on say
RHEL-6 or CentOS-6. Question is, why would somebody want to compile
libvirt from git on such stable systems, right? On the other hand, we
tend to be build error free previously even on such systems.


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