[CentOS] CentOS 6.2-x86-64

Thu Jun 21 14:33:52 UTC 2012
Leonard den Ottolander <leonard at den.ottolander.nl>

Hello Gene,

On Wed, 2012-06-20 at 15:59 -0400, Gene Heskett wrote:
> header.cc:77: error: invalid conversion from ‘const char*’ to ‘char*’

> Lines 77-78 in that file:
>  if (!(dom = strrchr (msgid, '@')))
>     return -1;
> Obviously strrchr() tries to convert the header spec here from line 35:
> int Header :: rfc822_valid_msgid (const char* msgid)
> into a plain char.  Boom on a 64 bit machine.

A char is always 8 bit regardless of the architecture. The issue is a
const char* being converted to a char*. Try declaring dom as
const char* dom
and see if that helps. (Note that this makes the content of the pointer
constant, not the pointer itself.)


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