Patchwork [v2] make sure compiler supports warning flags

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Submitter Mike Frysinger
Date Feb. 26, 2009, 8:30 a.m.
Message ID <1235637006-28538-1-git-send-email-vapier@gentoo.org>
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Permalink /patch/23756/
State Accepted, archived
Commit a2d010f8fca904fffa3c6e5a5d148cc96a37a08a
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Mike Frysinger - Feb. 26, 2009, 8:30 a.m.
Some compilers (like gcc-3.3) don't support all the newer -W flags that we
are using.  So import the compiler check found in the kernel and test each
flag we add.  The := is important so we only do the compiler tests once
per `make` rather than every time we compile a file.

Signed-off-by: Mike Frysinger <vapier@gentoo.org>
---
v2
	- remove debug code in try-run

 common.mk |   12 +++++++++++-
 1 files changed, 11 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)
Artem Bityutskiy - Feb. 27, 2009, 4:42 p.m.
On Thu, 2009-02-26 at 03:30 -0500, Mike Frysinger wrote:
> Some compilers (like gcc-3.3) don't support all the newer -W flags that we
> are using.  So import the compiler check found in the kernel and test each
> flag we add.  The := is important so we only do the compiler tests once
> per `make` rather than every time we compile a file.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Mike Frysinger <vapier@gentoo.org>

Pushed, thanks!

Patch

diff --git a/common.mk b/common.mk
index 0e8c62b..5e92b07 100644
--- a/common.mk
+++ b/common.mk
@@ -1,8 +1,18 @@ 
 CC := $(CROSS)gcc
 AR := $(CROSS)ar
 RANLIB := $(CROSS)ranlib
+
+# Stolen from Linux build system
+try-run = $(shell set -e; ($(1)) >/dev/null 2>&1 && echo "$(2)" || echo "$(3)")
+cc-option = $(call try-run, $(CC) $(1) -c -xc /dev/null -o /dev/null,$(1),$(2))
+
 CFLAGS ?= -O2 -g
-CFLAGS += -Wall -Wextra -Wwrite-strings -Wno-sign-compare -D_FILE_OFFSET_BITS=64
+WFLAGS := -Wall \
+	$(call cc-option,-Wextra) \
+	$(call cc-option,-Wwrite-strings) \
+	$(call cc-option,-Wno-sign-compare)
+CFLAGS += $(WFLAGS)
+CPPFLAGS += -D_FILE_OFFSET_BITS=64
 
 DESTDIR ?= /usr/local
 PREFIX=/usr