[vlc-devel] [PATCH] configure: fail on casting incompatible pointers

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Wed Oct 2 20:05:05 CEST 2019

Le keskiviikkona 2. lokakuuta 2019, 17.12.26 EEST Denis Charmet a écrit :
> On 2019-10-02 15:38, Steve Lhomme wrote:
> > That could be nice. Also there's no build script for Linux, so most
> > Linux devs won't have them by default. So I'd vote to have the flag
> > enabled by default.
> You mean disabled :)
> IMNSHO,-Werror should never be enabled by default on any widely used
> projects.

Exactly. Exactly what was said by many people the previous times too.

We only have one warning as error, for missing declarations, because that's 
really almost always triggering a run-time bug: it really caused a major 
issues on 64-bits platforms way back when devs used almost exclusively 32-bits 
day to day.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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