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Re: Unaligned access in BER decoder (ITS#535)

On Mon, May 15, 2000 at 12:44:28PM +0000, christian.zuckschwerdt@informatik.uni-oldenburg.de wrote:
> Full_Name: Christian Zuckschwerdt
> Version: 1.2.10
> OS: OSF1 V4.0 alpha
> URL: ftp://ftp.openldap.org/incoming/
> Submission from: (NULL) (
> There seems to be a unaligned access problem for Tru64 (alpha cpu):

I have a fix for this that someone with Debian's Alpha porters came up
with. Basically it involves passing int/long around without size
considerations (which on alpha has bad results). I'll revisit this shortly
and see if I can checkin the proper patch.


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