Description of fix
Dr Andrew John Hughes
ahughes at redhat.com
Wed May 11 07:55:52 PDT 2011
On 15:26 Wed 11 May , Andrew Haley wrote:
> On 05/11/2011 02:43 PM, Dr Andrew John Hughes wrote:
> > On 09:44 Wed 11 May , Andrew Haley wrote:
> >> It looks like this has been a warning in gcc since forever. I have no
> >> idea why it generates an error on Debian, though. So, I guess there's
> >> no more to be done, but I don't like mysteries like this: they tend to
> >> come back to bite you.
> > You already said... because HotSpot builds with -Werror.
> But that doesn't explain it. That file isn't built with -Wformat,
> which is what causes the warning. So why does it error out on
> Debian? Maybe Debian forces -Wall ?
Ah right. Yes I think Debian enables more warnings. This may be why some
of the patches in IcedTea from doko are there.
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