Subject: Re: elf.c warnings
To: None <Richard.Earnshaw@arm.com>
From: Todd Vierling <email@example.com>
Date: 05/08/2003 17:09:48
On Thu, 8 May 2003, Richard Earnshaw wrote:
: > That's probably sensible for "real" changes. But having unnecessary diffs
: > in our local tree just makes importing the next version harder, since it's
: > one more file that potentially has to be handled carefully -- what if the
: > binutils maintainers adopt a different solution?
: > these changes fix real build problems - because we use -Werror.
: I have to ask why? It's fine to enforce -Werror on internal packages, but
: not on imported ones.
"-Werror" != "-Wall -Werror". The former really should not fail, even for
imported sources -- gcc normally only issues warnings by default if they're
particularly bad. The latter will make lots of imported sources fail, and
is only set for WARNS > 0.
-- Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org>