mshtml: Set outgoing pass-by-address variable in an error case case within confirm_safety_load.

Jacek Caban jacek at
Wed Jul 18 07:28:15 CDT 2012

On 07/17/12 22:51, Gerald Pfeifer wrote:
> On Thu, 8 Mar 2012, Gerald Pfeifer wrote:
>>>> I noticed we return in this case, without initializing this variable.
>>>> Visual inspection indicates we do not seem to access the variable in
>>>> this error case, but a) better safe than sorry, and b) GCC 4.8 currently
>>>> warns about it.
>>> I generally don't think this patch makes things any better (or worse).
>>> If we return an error, the caller should not expect this value to be
>>> sane. What's the GCC 4.8 warning?
>> secmgr.c:230:1: warning: 'policy' may be used uninitialized in this 
>> function [-Wmaybe-uninitialized]
>> An alternative to silence this would be initializing policy to some
>> default value.  Would that be preferrable?
> I did not see a response to this, but it seems Francois ran into the
> same in the meantime and addressed it similarly, so this can be closed:
> (
> was my original submission.)



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