[Development] Enabling -Werror developer builds

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at intel.com
Tue Aug 20 17:40:44 CEST 2013

On segunda-feira, 19 de agosto de 2013 15:14:03, Thiago Macieira wrote:
> 2) -Werror is enabled only for certain compiler versions. I'll update the 
> whitelist to have an upper range too. For example, right now it enables -
> Werror for GCC 4.6 and above. I'm going to introduce an upper limit because
> we  don't know what new warnings our code triggers with newer versions of
> GCC. That means we'll need to first clean up the warnings before expanding
> the whitelist.

By the way, I tried MSVC /WX, but it MS's own Standard Library headers aren't 
warnings-clean. And unlike GCC, MSVC does not suppress warnings from system 

That's why MSVC won't get the feature.

Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
  Software Architect - Intel Open Source Technology Center
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