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From Sascha Schumann <>
Subject Re: cvs commit: httpd-2.0/server/mpm/prefork prefork.c
Date Mon, 08 Jan 2001 23:00:45 GMT
> NO THEY CAN'T!!!! Like I keep saying, configure writes such crap C that
> turning on -Werror causes it to get totally the wrong picture.

    It writes C code which is expected to work on all systems
    (i.e. also pre-ANSI C compilers).  That is why ANSI C
    conforming compilers spit out warnings.

> Actually, its just possible that "CFLAGS=-Werror ./configure
> --with-maintainer-mode" would work, but that would be purely by luck.
> I'd hate to rely on it. It certainly doens't if you switch on -Wall,
> too.

    Just do what is sensible:  Add -Werror after running all
    tests and before substitution time.

    - Sascha

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