8030350 breaks build with older gccs.
david.holmes at oracle.com
Tue Feb 25 20:26:35 PST 2014
On 25/02/2014 10:54 PM, David Holmes wrote:
> On 25/02/2014 9:42 PM, Lindenmaier, Goetz wrote:
>> Hi Mike,
>> your change breaks the build with older gccs as they don't know the
>> option "-Wno-error=format-nonliteral"
>> I saw this with gcc 4.1.2 on linuxppc64 and linuxx86_64, and with gcc
>> 3.3.3 on linuxx86_64.
>> Gcc 4.3.4 works.
>> In the mail thread I saw that you opened some bugs to fix further
>> warnings, maybe you detected
>> this issue already, or there is a bug to fix this?
>> I would propose to fix this by either adapting hotspot code not to
>> issue these warnings:
> I think Mike already did this for hotspot.
Sorry got myself confused - forgot where Mike ended up on this one.
>> or to adapt the makefiles not to use the warning on older gccs:
> Or accept that there is a minimum gcc level expected as the build tool.
>> If you give me advice what you would prefer, I will open a bug and send
>> a RFR.
>> Best regards,
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