svn rev #19169: trunk/src/ include/ lib/crypto/crc32/ lib/gssapi/krb5/ lib/gssapi/mechglue/ ...

Chaskiel M Grundman cg2v at
Mon Feb 19 11:42:55 EST 2007

--On Sunday, February 18, 2007 09:41:14 PM -0500 Ken Raeburn 
<raeburn at> wrote:

> Actually, the compiler is wrong, if it's reporting these as errors --
> they're compatible.  They don't have to be the same.

It isn't an error to use a non-const object in a const parameter, and the 
compiler would be wrong to treat it as such. What is an error is for the 
definition of a function to be different from any of it's declarations (or 
prototypes). That seems to be what this patch is changing.

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