avcodec/bitstream: document the double volatile
authorMichael Niedermayer <michaelni@gmx.at>
Sat, 21 Jun 2014 12:55:32 +0000 (14:55 +0200)
committerMichael Niedermayer <michaelni@gmx.at>
Sat, 21 Jun 2014 12:55:32 +0000 (14:55 +0200)
Suggested-by: Reimar Döffinger <Reimar.Doeffinger@gmx.de>
Signed-off-by: Michael Niedermayer <michaelni@gmx.at>
libavcodec/bitstream.c

index eb36c6f..aae2dcd 100644 (file)
@@ -163,7 +163,7 @@ static int build_table(VLC *vlc, int table_nb_bits, int nb_codes,
     int table_size, table_index, index, code_prefix, symbol, subtable_bits;
     int i, j, k, n, nb, inc;
     uint32_t code;
-    volatile VLC_TYPE (* volatile table)[2];
+    volatile VLC_TYPE (* volatile table)[2]; // the double volatile is needed to prevent a internal compiler error in gcc 4.2
 
     table_size = 1 << table_nb_bits;
     if (table_nb_bits > 30)