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Bug 629688 - app-misc/bfr-1.6-r2: fixes for large buffers on x86_64
Summary: app-misc/bfr-1.6-r2: fixes for large buffers on x86_64
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Shell Tools Herd Bugs
Keywords: PATCH
Depends on:
Reported: 2017-09-02 17:04 UTC by Andreas Steinmetz
Modified: 2017-09-03 14:20 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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size and compile warning fixes (bfr-fixes.patch,3.81 KB, patch)
2017-09-02 17:04 UTC, Andreas Steinmetz
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Description Andreas Steinmetz 2017-09-02 17:04:47 UTC
Created attachment 491904 [details, diff]
size and compile warning fixes

Currently app-misc/bfr does not work with multi GB buffers due to internal int usage. Causes lots of shoe shining with modern LTO streamers. The attached patch fixes this as well as some compile warnings.
Comment 1 Jonas Stein gentoo-dev 2017-09-03 14:20:38 UTC
Thank you. This patch should be applied to the upstream source.
Unfortunately the link to the upstream HOMEPAGE in the ebuild is out of date. #629766