gcc-3.3 issues

Dag-ErlingSmørgrav des at des.no
Fri Jul 18 02:02:07 PDT 2003

Michael Nottebrock <michaelnottebrock at gmx.net> writes:
> There was one report of kdelibs' configure failing because of "the weirdness 
> of the new cc (3.3), that leads to errors instead of warnings with certain 
> combinations of -W* and -pedantic options."

gcc 3.3 is a lot stricter about some errors which earlier versions
recovered from gracefully.  Note that these are real errors, i.e.
patently incorrect code which earlier versions of gcc happened to
accept (sometimes by design, sometimes by mistake).

Dag-Erling Smørgrav - des at des.no

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