[PATCH v2] tests/validation: Fix 64bit test failure

Sebastian Huber sebastian.huber at embedded-brains.de
Thu Mar 4 13:54:57 UTC 2021

On 04/03/2021 14:50, Joel Sherrill wrote:

>     I will fix the error condition in the specification and adjust the
>     implementation accordingly without changing the API.
> Can the calculation of allocated size be done in terms of uint64_t and
> then we can easily check if the allocation is to exceed UINT32_MAX.
> Then there are no changes to the API and the code doing this should
> be a lot simpler and less prone to error.

This turned out to be a simple shortcoming of the validation test. This 
error case can happen also on 64-bit targets. There was no 
specification, API, and implementation change necessary, just a fix in 
the test code:


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