[Pkg-acpi-devel] Bug#616194: acpid: FTBFS (error: comparison between signed and unsigned integer expressions)

Michael Meskes meskes at debian.org
Thu Mar 3 12:01:46 UTC 2011

> I should mention that gcc-4.6 gives another warning[1].  In general I

Sorry, I didn't see that as I dn't use gcc-4.6. 

> think -Werror is a good tool for development but not so good when
> autobuilding, since warnings can subtly vary from version to version
> and platform to platform.

Which is why I think it should stay in there. We build on way more systems than
upstream probably can, so keeping -Werror in will help the package.

> My patch also mixed in a vaguely related feature --- namely, support
> for DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS, DEB_CFLAGS_APPEND, and buildflags.conf.

Valid point.


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