Subject: Re: KDE3: c++: unrecognized option `-pthread'
To: Ingolf Steinbach <>
From: Nick Hudson <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/02/2002 18:42:22
On Tuesday 02 July 2002 11:39 am, Ingolf Steinbach wrote:
> Hi,
> for (as it seems) every source file which is compiled in
> pkgsrc/x11/kdelibs3, I get the following message:
>     c++: unrecognized option `-pthread'
> The compilation seems to work nevertheless. Should I worry?


For some strange reason gcc and g++ exit with 0 if an unknown flag is passed 
to them. The configure script thinks the compiler accepts -pthread so it adds