compiler flag -Werror

CyberLeo Kitsana cyberleo at
Wed Jun 16 18:45:14 UTC 2010

On 06/16/2010 08:02 AM, akash kumar wrote:
> Hi all,
> I am working on building a freebsd kernel for mips. As part of this i built cross  tool chain for mips from my host machine(i386).
> After that i was building my kernel using make buildkernel KERNCONF="configfile"
> I noticed that the compiler flags -Werror is invoked  default with my compiler. 
> I want to remove this flag because all the warning as taken as errors due to which my compilation stops.
> Can you please help me how/where to remove this flag. 

I have run across this in the past, when building for a VIA C3-2 CPU; so
I have this in my /etc/make.conf:

# Inline limit warnings?
# Userland:
# Kernel: Just turn off inline warnings
WERROR=-Wno-inline -Werror

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