CURRENT: CLANG 3.3 and -stad=c++11 and -stdlib=libc++: isnan()/isninf() oddity

Raphael Kubo da Costa rakuco at
Sun Jul 28 21:27:15 UTC 2013

Pasi Parviainen <pasi.parviainen at> writes:

> On 13.7.2013 13:12, David Chisnall wrote:
>> On 12 Jul 2013, at 22:47, "O. Hartmann" <ohartman at> wrote:
>>> Obviously not really fixed, but even worse:
>>> if I use in C code (C99, using clang 3.3 on FreeBSD 10.0-CURRENT/amd64
>>> revision 253287) isnan(x) where x is a "const double", I receive now
>>> the following error (which doesn't appear on previous versions):
>> Thanks.  This is now fixed, however the _Generic() usage that we had there is also present in tgmath.h, and so this file will also need to be fixed in the same way.
>> I've now tested the macros with clang/c99, clang/c11, clang/c++98 and clang/c++11, and gcc/c89 and they all seem to work for unqualified, const, volatile, and const-volatile qualified types.
>> I've added Ed to the cc: list, as he wrote this code in tgmath.h.
>> David
> Instead of listing all possible type qualifier combinations (like in
> r253319), how about using a comma operator to strip away type
> qualifiers? Since only the result type of the expression matters and
> it isn't evaluated at all.
> like:
> #define __fp_type_select(x, f, d, ld) _Generic((0,(x)),

This seems to have been committed in r253321, and broke some code that
was working with r253320; namely, some code in x11/kde4-workspace
includes math.h and calls isnan() with a const double.

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