Fixing Linas' turds (was Re: Compile Error with latest cvs)
warlord at MIT.EDU
Sun Apr 18 23:15:41 EDT 2004
linas at linas.org (Linas Vepstas) writes:
> You need to
> make clean; make; make install
This is insufficient. I tried with a clean checkout and it died
with the same error that Herbert reported. Are you sure you're
not configuring with --disable-error-on-warning?
> The changes caused the sizes of various structures to change.
> The default auomake causes libs to be pulled from /usr/local/lib
> which will cause all sorts of weird core dumps, which is probably what
> you saw.
this is not what I saw.
> If there is a specific bug, let me know, but it builds cleanly
> for me, and I can use registers just fine after building.
> I did not try the business part of gnucash, but have no reason
> to beleve anythign broke.
Wrong number of arguments to functions.. All over the damn place.
> On Sun, Apr 18, 2004 at 03:40:56PM -0400, Derek Atkins was heard to remark:
>> Linas' changes to the engine from last night are just completely
>> broken. Even after I fixed this problem I found a bunch of others
>> later on. Even worse, his code started calling functions is additional
>> parameters, which is just illegal.
>> So I decided to revert his recent changes. If you pull down CVS and
>> try again in a few minutes it should work again. I'm just waiting for
>> my build/install to finish before I commit (the build has finished,
>> but not the install).
>> Linas: In the future PLEASE make sure the code actually BUILDS before
>> you commit! Your "simple" change to QueryAccess resulted in a LOT of
>> other problems in many places in GnuCash.
>> Herbert Thoma <tma at iis.fhg.de> writes:
>> > Hi!
>> > I just updated and get the following error in the HEAD branch:
>> > gcc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I. -I../.. -I../../lib/libc -I../../src -I../../src/gnc-module -DGNUCASH -I/opt/gnome/include/glib-1.2 -I/opt/gnome/lib/glib/include -I /opt/gnucash/g-wrap-latest/include/g-wrap -g -O2 -Wall -Wunused -Wmissing-prototypes -Wmissing-declarations -Werror -MT Transaction.lo -MD -MP -MF .deps/Transaction.Tpo -c Transaction.c -fPIC -o .libs/Transaction.o
>> > Transaction.c: In function `xaccSplitRegister':
>> > Transaction.c:3253: warning: initialization from incompatible pointer type
>> > Transaction.c:3255: warning: initialization from incompatible pointer type
>> > Transaction.c:3256: warning: initialization from incompatible pointer type
>> > Transaction.c:3257: warning: initialization from incompatible pointer type
>> > make: *** [Transaction.lo] Fehler 1
>> > make: Leaving directory `/opt/gnucash/gnucash_cvs/gnucash_work/src/engine'
>> > make: *** [all-recursive]
>> > Herbert.
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