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Re: [PATCH] Allow building with g++

From: Philip Martin <philip.martin_at_wandisco.com>
Date: Tue, 12 Mar 2013 14:22:06 +0000

Mark Phippard <markphip_at_gmail.com> writes:

> On Tue, Mar 12, 2013 at 6:09 AM, Philip Martin <philip_at_codematters.co.uk>wrote:
>> The patch below allows Subversion to be compiled with g++ provided the
>> the option -fpermissive is used. The advantage of doing this is that we
>> get extra warnings, in particular we get enum type checking (in C any
>> enum can be passed where an enum is expected). This isn't a conversion
>> to C++, Subversion is still C, it's simply an option to allow another
>> compiler.
> You do not mention this, so I will ask. After applying this patch and
> compiling with g++ has it shown you any useful warnings that you were not
> already aware of?

I used g++ to detect enum mismatches: r1455349, r1455163 and r1448854.

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