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Re: -Wall in 5.8

Andy Dougherty
July 31, 2001 07:22
Re: -Wall in 5.8
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On Tue, 31 Jul 2001, Jarkko Hietaniemi wrote:

> > Perhaps a better approach would to have -Wall permanently enabled for the
> > core build (including all core modules), but disabled for any subsequent
> > module builds.
> Yes, that would be nice(r), but it's too early in the morning for me to
> think how to achieve this... maybe diddle with MakeMaker to remove the
> -Wall if present...?

I don't like MakeMaker taking away flags the user may have deliberately
added.  Perhaps if we want to guarantee that the core is always
built with -Wall, then ccflags.SH ought to add -Wall?

    Andy Dougherty
    Dept. of Physics
    Lafayette College, Easton PA 18042 Perl Programming lists via nntp and http.
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