Port devel/gdb broken on 11-CURRENT amd64.

John Marino freebsd.contact at marino.st
Thu Mar 27 23:11:42 UTC 2014

On 3/27/2014 23:09, Dimitry Andric wrote:
> On 24 Mar 2014, at 22:32, Mark R V Murray <markm at FreeBSD.org> wrote:
>> On 24 Mar 2014, at 15:34, pizzamig <luca.pizzamiglio at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> I've already got a report about that, but I'm on holiday, without a CURRENT system, I cannot work on it right now...
>>> I guess CURRENT has a new clang version…
>> Yup! It’s Clang v3.4. I’ve done a local dirty fix of ‘CFLAGS+=-Wno-error’ in the Port Makefile. I suspect it will need rather more than this to cover all the CLANG and GCC versions that are around.
> IMHO it is fairly ridiculous the port is compiled with -Werror.  If we
> were gdb developers, I could understand, but for contributed software it
> does not make much sense.  Maybe the maintainer can apply the following
> patch, which I have literally had for years in my ports tree now.

agreed.  FWIW, I applied a very similar patch to devel/gdb66 on 18 Nov
2013 because it was broken on head too.  All gdb ports should disable
this absurd build default.


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