Did someone enable warnings=errors for more files?

Joe Darcy joe.darcy at oracle.com
Fri Oct 17 04:45:28 UTC 2014

Changes to fdlibm code should be review on core-libs-dev rather than 

However, given the nature of the code, I am not inclined to approach 
changes to fdlibm to work around new C compiler warnings.


On 10/16/2014 6:08 PM, David Chase wrote:
> I am more competent at modifying FP source code than I am at tinkering with flags in our build system.
> If someone else is solving the problem, they might choose what works best for them, I am glad if that happens.
> But till something happens, I am (very) build-impaired, or I can just make all my changes to a downrev
> version of the source and hope that the patches apply.
> David
> On 2014-10-16, at 6:20 PM, Joe Darcy <joe.darcy at oracle.com> wrote:
>> David,
>> I think it is more appropriate to look to compile fdlibm with a different set of flags, as has been done in at least previous iterations of the build system.
>> Thanks,
>> -Joe
>> On 10/16/2014 2:37 PM, David Chase wrote:
>>> Rhetorical question, actually — someone clearly did.
>>> Someone also did not test it with gcc 4.8.recent on Ubuntu 14 or Clang.current on Mavericks.
>>> One of the offending directories is fdlibm, and I have experience with that, so since I can’t
>>> get anything else done, I will see about cleaning up that code.
>>> David

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