openssh-unix-dev Digest, Vol 100, Issue 3

Damien Miller djm at
Thu Aug 18 11:56:52 EST 2011

On Wed, 17 Aug 2011, Alan Barrett wrote:

> On Wed, 17 Aug 2011, Loganaden Velvindron wrote:
> > I also get warnings during make.
> > 
> > fmt_scaled.c: In function 'scan_scaled':
> > fmt_scaled.c:84: warning: array subscript has type 'char'
> This warning, along with many others like it, is due to calling the ctype(3)
> functions with a (char) argument.  You should cast to (unsigned char).  I sent
> a patch relative to an openssh-5.6 preprelease on 12 August 2010, but it was
> ignored.

Sorry. We ask people to attach patches to bugs in
so they don't get lost.


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