Subject: Re: Compilter workarounds in packages
To: Hubert Feyrer <email@example.com>
From: Luke Mewburn <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/30/2001 13:53:40
On Sun, Dec 30, 2001 at 03:43:46AM +0100, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
| On Sat, 29 Dec 2001, David Brownlee wrote:
| > I've done that for a couple of other packages where the build
| > system was too baroque to handle, but for libvorbis I only want to
| > drop optimisation for that one file. I'm recording the fact its
| > been worked around in HACKS, but maybe we should have another
| > file listing hints on the best way to handle things like this?
| Xref HACKS from Packages.txt ?
Note that there's also a problem noted on the vorbis home page about
using egcs 1.1.2 (gcc 2.91) because it generates bad .ogg files.
I've been meaning to put a check in the package's makefile for a