Bug#462566: FTBFS with GCC 4.3: type qualifiers ignored on function return type

Eddy Petrișor eddy.petrisor at gmail.com
Sun Feb 17 23:37:38 UTC 2008

tags 462566 pending

Eddy Petrișor wrote:
> # debatable, but it should be fairly trivial to port
well, that specific patch was trivial, but wasn't enough :-)
> tags 462566 patch
> thanks

>> Your package fails to build with GCC 4.3.  Version 4.3 has not been
>> released yet but I'm building with a snapshot in order to find errors
>> and give people an advance warning.
>> You can reproduce this problem with gcc-4.3 or gcc-snapshot from
>> unstable.

> I have just finished and committed (r4065) a patch against upstream 
> trunk that fixes this issue.
> svn://svn.gna.org/svn/wormux/trunk@4065
> Now I am too tired to backport it to sid's wormux right now, but here is 
> patch attached for reference. I'll probably backport this by the end of 
> the weekend.

I backported and added yet another patch to fix 0.8beta4 since trunk was 
more advanced wrt to gcc-4.3 compatible fixes than 0.8beta4.

If any DD from the Debian Games Team would be kind enough to test and 
upload the package I prepared (I haven't uploaded the binaries due to 
bandwidth concerns and because the package will be compiled anyway).

dget from:

"Imagination is more important than knowledge" A.Einstein

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