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Re: [PATCH v2 1/2] config.mak.uname: remove obsolete SPARSE_FLAGS setting




Hi Ramsay,

On Tue, 5 Feb 2019, Ramsay Jones wrote:

> 
> An upcoming commit will change the semantics of the SPARSE_FLAGS
> variable from an internal to a user only customisation variable.
> The MinGW configuration section contains an obsolete setting for
> this variable which was used (some years ago) to cater to an error
> in the Win32 system header files. Since 'sparse' does not currently
> support the MinGW platform, nobody on that platform can be relying
> on this setting today. Remove this use of the SPARSE_FLAGS variable.

ACK,
Dscho

> 
> Signed-off-by: Ramsay Jones <ramsay@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> ---
>  config.mak.uname | 1 -
>  1 file changed, 1 deletion(-)
> 
> diff --git a/config.mak.uname b/config.mak.uname
> index 7b36a1dfe7..786bb2f913 100644
> --- a/config.mak.uname
> +++ b/config.mak.uname
> @@ -555,7 +555,6 @@ ifneq (,$(findstring MINGW,$(uname_S)))
>  	RC = windres -O coff
>  	NATIVE_CRLF = YesPlease
>  	X = .exe
> -	SPARSE_FLAGS = -Wno-one-bit-signed-bitfield
>  ifneq (,$(wildcard ../THIS_IS_MSYSGIT))
>  	htmldir = doc/git/html/
>  	prefix =
> -- 
> 2.20.0
>