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lib: fix gcc8 warning on Windows #2979

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jay commented Sep 12, 2018

The existing code looks correct. What's warning do you see?

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vszakats commented Sep 12, 2018


i686-w64-mingw32-gcc -I. -I../include -I"../../nghttp2/pkg/usr/local/include" -I"../../libssh2/include" -I"../../libssh2/win32" -I"../../openssl/include" -I"../../zlib/pkg/usr/local" -I"../../brotli/pkg/usr/local/include" -DCURL_STATICLIB -fno-ident -DCURL_DISABLE_SSL_AUTO_LOAD_CONFIG -fno-asynchronous-unwind-tables -DNGHTTP2_STATICLIB -g -O2 -Wall -W -fno-strict-aliasing -m32 -DBUILDING_LIBCURL -DCURL_WITH_MULTI_SSL -DUSE_NGHTTP2 -DUSE_LIBSSH2 -DHAVE_LIBSSH2_H -DUSE_OPENSSL -DHAVE_OPENSSL_ENGINE_H -DHAVE_OPENSSL_PKCS12_H -DHAVE_ENGINE_LOAD_BUILTIN_ENGINES -DOPENSSL_NO_KRB5 -DHAVE_OPENSSL_SRP -DUSE_TLS_SRP -DUSE_SCHANNEL -DHAVE_LIBZ -DHAVE_ZLIB_H -DHAVE_BROTLI -DUSE_WIN32_IDN -DWANT_IDN_PROTOTYPES -DUSE_WINDOWS_SSPI -DENABLE_IPV6 -D_WIN32_WINNT=0x0501 -DHAVE_LDAP_SSL -c curl_sspi.c -o curl_sspi.o
curl_sspi.c: In function 'Curl_sspi_global_init':
curl_sspi.c:93:30: warning: cast between incompatible function types from 'FARPROC' to 'struct _SECURITY_FUNCTION_TABLE_A * (__attribute__((stdcall)) *)(void)' [-Wcast-function-type]
     pInitSecurityInterface = (INITSECURITYINTERFACE_FN)

Code is correct, but gcc 8 complains about casting function pointers for this case — a typical one for most Windows code. Other instances of the same case were suppressed earlier, and to make it easier, the CURLX_FUNCTION_CAST() macro was also added.

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@vszakats vszakats closed this in 539a805 Sep 12, 2018
@vszakats vszakats deleted the gcc8win branch September 12, 2018 08:53
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