Re: [patch 2.6.12] Add -Wno-pointer-sign to HOSTCFLAGS

From: Jeff Garzik
Date: Sun Jun 19 2005 - 21:04:18 EST

Keith Owens wrote:
Compiling 2.6.12 with gcc 4.0.0 (FC4) gets lots of warnings for the
programs in the scripts directory. Add -Wno-pointer-sign to HOSTCFLAGS
to suppress them.

Signed-off-by: Keith Owens <kaos@xxxxxxxxxx>

Although I am a bit nervous about papering over these warnings without addressing them... I still ACK the patch, because gcc4 on FC4 does indeed spew a bunch of noise.

Have you (or anyone) looked into the "root cause" of these warnings?


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