Johan Corveleyn wrote on Sun, Nov 11, 2012 at 09:46:00 +0100:
> On Sat, Nov 10, 2012 at 11:45 PM, Daniel Shahaf <d.s_at_daniel.shahaf.name> wrote:
> > Johan Corveleyn wrote on Sat, Nov 10, 2012 at 15:35:21 +0100:
> >> On Fri, Nov 9, 2012 at 3:14 AM, Johan Corveleyn <jcorvel_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> >> [...]
> >> > Now, I have pinpointed the exact revision where the problems start for
> >> > me. It's r1338286, where Bert enabled whole program optimizations for
> >> > release builds, in the vcnet_vcxproj.ezt file.
> >> >
> >> > Maybe I'm running into some compiler bug (that has since been fixed in
> >> > SP1), related to whole program optimization. I'll try installing SP1
> >> > (but not right now, it's past 3 am now :-)) and see what happens.
> >> Finally got around to it, and indeed, the problem is solved when I use
> >> VC2010 SP1. Test suite is running smoothly, and both
> >> mergeinfo-test.exe and skel-test.exe have already succeeded.
> >> Now I finally have a good developer environment again, phew.
> >> Conclusion: don't use VC2010 without SP1.
> > Can we make the build scripts trap that condition? (and error out, or
> > disable whole-program optimisations)
> Good suggestion, but I have no idea really :-). I don't know enough
> about the build scripts and project settings, and gen-make stuff etc
I don't know about conditionals in .vcproj files, but I assume it would
at least be possible to drop an #error directive guarded by an #if
directive on the compiler version.
> But maybe someone else here has the expertise to pull this off?
Received on 2012-11-11 16:49:21 CET