Bug 22704

Summary: GCC 4.2 dies in a fire while trying to compile Interpreter.cpp.
Product: WebKit Reporter: Gavin Barraclough <barraclough>
Component: JavaScriptCoreAssignee: Nobody <webkit-unassigned>
Severity: Normal CC: ddkilzer, mrowe
Priority: P2    
Version: 528+ (Nightly build)   
Hardware: Mac   
OS: OS X 10.5   
Description Flags
The patch oliver: review+

Description Gavin Barraclough 2008-12-05 20:34:39 PST
Add "-fno-var-tracking" compiler flag to make this go away.
Comment 1 Gavin Barraclough 2008-12-05 20:35:49 PST
Created attachment 25806 [details]
The patch
Comment 2 Gavin Barraclough 2008-12-05 20:38:37 PST
bdash may want to revert this & land a smarter version of this patch, but right now I can't compile. :-/

Comment 3 Oliver Hunt 2008-12-05 20:41:35 PST
Comment on attachment 25806 [details]
The patch

In the ChangeLog
s/Please don't die in a fire while/Prevent GCC4.2 from hanging when/

We'll need to get mark to fix this better so we can debug interpreter.cpp in debug builds (which i think this will break)
Comment 4 Gavin Barraclough 2008-12-05 20:57:28 PST
Sending        JavaScriptCore/ChangeLog
Sending        JavaScriptCore/JavaScriptCore.xcodeproj/project.pbxproj
Transmitting file data ..
Committed revision 39062.

Comment 5 David Kilzer (:ddkilzer) 2008-12-06 03:47:41 PST

Did you really want to use -fno-var-tracking (due to the issue with missing symbols)?  (See <rdar://problem/6414738>.)