Subject: Re: Warnings in nfsv3 code--buggy gcc?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Gordon W. Ross <email@example.com>
Date: 03/29/1996 14:01:20
> From: firstname.lastname@example.org (J.T. Conklin)
> Date: Fri, 29 Mar 1996 07:05:40 -0800 (PST)
> -Wuninitialized is a good warning, but since it's not 100%, I don't
> recommend combining it with -Werror. Some people get around this by
> always initializing the variable to some dummy value. I think this
> is terrible practice, as it defeats the ability of run-time tools
> that track variable usage to detect uninitialized variable usage.
Well, isn't the point to avoid uninitialized variables?
If you initialize it, haven't you solved the problem?