Compiler ANSI check in configure breaks using Clang

Andrew Jeffery andrew at
Fri Dec 11 12:51:10 CET 2009

On 11/12/09 20:16, Torbjorn Granlund wrote:
> Andrew Jeffery<andrew at>  writes:
>    It seems clang is stricter on this than GCC, though I can't see why
>    the code contained in the configure script would be correct.
> I think clang is wrong in assuming main has any particular properties,

Fair enough :) I guess producing a warning would be a better idea rather 
than erroring out. I might file a ticket with Clang on that one.

> but we might as well att a * there.  (Incidentally, this was fixed a
> while ago in the mainline.)

Ah :) For some reason I checked out the 4.3 repo and not unstable.



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