Subject: Re: port-xen/29887: sysctl kern.consdev coredumps
To: None <>
From: YAMAMOTO Takashi <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 06/18/2005 03:04:10
> I am fine with disabling the optimization, but as I said, it will make
> our compiler different. I would rather convince the gcc team to consider
> turning the bogus behavior off permanently.

i agree that it's ideal to convince the gcc team.
although i think it's difficult, reading the comment on the bug report.

IMO, in this case, being different is fine.
if a user installs a broken compiler by himself,
he'll get a broken compiler.  there is no difference from
the case of arbitrary broken software.