On Sun, Sep 4, 2016 at 06:10:23PM -0400, Christian Convey wrote: > On Sun, Sep 4, 2016 at 5:56 PM, Tom Lane <t...@sss.pgh.pa.us> wrote: > > Christian Convey <christian.con...@gmail.com> writes: > >> I chose this item from the TODO page: "[E] Remove warnings created by > >> -Wcast-align". It didn't have a check-mark after the "[E]", which I > >> took to mean it's an outstanding issue. > >> However, I'm starting to wonder if it's already been fixed: > > > > No, but you only see it on some platforms/compilers. On my OS X laptop > > (clang-based not gcc-based compiler), turning that on generates just a > > hair short of 13000 warnings :-( > > > > I think that TODO item is indeed obsolete, but more in the direction > > of "we're never gonna do that". There are too many places where we > > do need to cast up from generic pointer to specific structure pointer, > > and there doesn't seem to be any practical way to tell a compiler which > > instances are useful to warn about. > > Thanks for the response. I'm unclear about how the TODO list is > curated. Is there someone whose attention I should direct to this > thread?
Someone has removed the item. It is a wiki so anyone can add/remove things. -- Bruce Momjian <br...@momjian.us> http://momjian.us EnterpriseDB http://enterprisedb.com + As you are, so once was I. As I am, so you will be. + + Ancient Roman grave inscription + -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (firstname.lastname@example.org) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers