[vdr] Re: [ANNOUNCE] VDR developer version 1.3.47

Anssi Hannula anssi.hannula at gmail.com
Sun Apr 23 00:27:24 CEST 2006

Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
> Reinhard Nissl wrote:
>> I've got a report of a similar warning in vdr-xine. I suggest this
>> solution:
>> esyslog("ERROR: can't allocate %ld bytes for index '%s'", (long)(size
>> * sizeof(tIndex)), fileName);
> To be honest, I don't like this.
> Shouldn't this work on both 32- and 64bit systems without the need of
> typecasting?

The return type of sizeof() is size_t. The size of size_t is
implementation-defined. With GCC that's unsigned int on ix86 and
unsigned long on x86_64.

Anssi Hannula

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